411’s WWE Smackdown Report 2.14.14
Posted by Larry Csonka on 02.14.2014
Randy Orton battled Cesaro in the main event, Sheamus teamed with Daniel Bryan and Christian against The Shield in six-man tag team action and more! Check out 411’s full WWE Smackdown report for all the details!
Welcome to 411's WWE Smackdown Report 2.14.14
Match times are not exact.
Sheamus, Daniel Bryan and Christian vs. The Shield (Rollins, Ambrose and Reigns)
Christian and Rollins to begin. Rollins takes early control, beats down Christian and then tags in the big man Reigns. Off the ropes and Christian with counters, but gets caught on the cross body try. Christian escapes, lands a big right and then tags in Sheamus. Reigns and Sheamus have a stand off, talks some trash and then start to beat the hell out of each other. Corner charge by Sheamus, back elbow by Reigns. Reigns charges Sheamus, but Sheamus gets the Finlay roll and a knee drop for 2. Reigns fights back with rights, tags to Ambrose and Sheamus levels him with a clothesline. Bryan tags in, lays in the kicks to Ambrose. Runs wild, charging clothesline connects and then the shotgun dropkick. Sets Ambrose up top, follows and gets the RANA off the ropes and covers for 2. Bryan gets the YES lock, but EVERYONE ends up in the ring and we have a stand off between the two teams. The ref calms things down, and Ambrose fakes a lock up and then tags in Reigns. To the corner, kicks by Bryan. He whips Reigns to the corner, goes for the shotgun dropkick, but Reigns sidesteps him and Bryan crashes and burns to the floor. Ambrose then tags back in to pick the bones as Bryan is weakened. Lays in the boots, chokes out Bryan and then tags in Rollins. Rights by Rollins, and then works a modified camel clutch. Clubbing shots to the back by Rollins, and then grabs a headlock and tries to keep Bryan grounded. Bryan fights out, to the corner but Bryan moves and Rollins misses the corner splash. Tag to Sheamus, he works over Rollins, high knee and then Rollins sends him to the apron. Sheamus fights back with the clubbing chest shots in the ropes, sends Ambrose to the floor by Rollins over to kick him off the corner and to the apron. Reigns then hits his running dropkick on Sheamus. Reigns tosses Sheamus to the barricade and then back into the ring. Ambrose tags in, lays the boots to Sheamus and then follows with rights. Tag back to Rollins and he continues the attack. More boots to Sheamus in the corner, and then a charging forearm connects. Rollins tries to rip off Sheamus' nose, tag to Reigns and he follows with rights in the corner. Sheamus now tries to fight back with rights, but Reigns slams him to the mat. Reigns works a front facelock, Sheamus tries to power to his corner, but Reigns with a cheap shot to Bryan. Sheamus then gets the Irish curse back breaker on Reigns, but Rollins gets the tag. Sheamus fights him off, tags Christian. Ambrose tags in and Christian with mounted rights in the corner. To the floor, rights to Rollins. Shoulder block to Ambrose, to the second rope and gets a tornado DDT and covers for 2 as Reigns and Rollins make the save. Missile dropkick by Bryan to make the save for his team. RANA to Reigns, sending him to the floor. Suicide dive connects as well and then Rollins wipes him out with a dive! Christian hits the reverse DDT in Ambrose and that gets 2. Rollins flies in, BROGUE KICK by Sheamus. Killswitch countered by Ambrose, and Sheamus ends up Brogue kicking Christian as Ambrose got out of the way. SPEAR by Reigns to Sheamus, and then Ambrose covers Christian for the win.
: The Shield @ 13:00 via pin
The Shield celebrates as Bryan checks on Christian; Sheamus was on the floor, not looking very happy.
Randy Orton faces Sheamus on Monday's Raw.
Vickie Guerrero is backstage, and Zeb Colter appears and says she looks good. He asks her to be his valentine, and she knows he is up to something. He says he is, and says that he wants Swagger to get a title shot. Vickie says he is on a losing streak, and Colter says they will earn it. Vickie says sure, he can get an IC Shot if he can beat Rey Mysterio… Kofi Kingston… and Mark Henry.
Byron Saxton interviews Cesaro backstage. Cesaro asks if Byron think she can win the title, but then cuts him off and says tonight he will beat Orton and prove to us all what he knows. Not only can he become WWE champion, but he will become WWE champion.
We get the Hall of Fame video for Lita.
#1 Contender's Match For The IC Title: Rey Mysterio vs. Jack Swagger w/Colter vs. Mark Henry vs. Kofi Kingston
Big E Langston is on commentary. Everyone tries to attack Henry to begin. He fights them off because they make the mistake of doing the one at a time ninja movie attack. Kofi and Rey work together to take down Henry, and then have a stare down. Off the ropes, some counters, a back elbow by Kofi and a cover for 2. Sunset flip by Kofi, Rey rolls through and kicks Kofi in the face and covers for 2. Swagger trips up Rey, but then Rey sends Swagger into Kofi, who pulls down the ropes and Swagger flies to the floor. Kofi lays out Rey, and then hits a dive onto Swagger. Rey returns with a dive off the apron onto Kofi. Henry alone in the ring, teases a dive by running off the ropes but Swagger in and chop blocks out the knee. Swagger bomb connects, and then another. Kofi tries to springboard in, slips and comes up short but connects with Swagger. Rey dispatches Kofi, but Swagger works him over in the corner. Rey battles back, up top and hits the seated senton. Head scissors follows. Boot to Swagger, wheelbarrow bulldog follows and covers for 2 as Kofi makes the save. Kofi sends Rey to the corner, countered and Rey hits the post shoulder first and falls to the floor. Dropkick off the ropes to Swagger, chops follow. A clothesline by Kofi and then the boom drop also connects. Kofi sets for the trouble in paradise, Rey on the apron and Kofi send shim packing back to the floor. Boot to Swagger, Kofi up top now, but Swagger runs up and stops that. Looks for a suplex, Henry over, POWERBOMB to Swagger. Rey in, but a big boot by Henry. Kofi tries the cross body, bounces off, and then runs into a Henry clothesline. Chopblock by Swagger and then the patriot lock applied to Henry. Henry escapes, Rey in and gets a 619 to the gut of Henry. Trouble in paradise to Henry by Kofi! Swagger back in as Henry rolls to the floor. Rey fights off he and Kofi, and then Swagger gets a DOUBLE GERMAN SUPLEX on both men. Swagger tosses Kofi, but Rey sends Swagger to the ropes. 619 is cut off by a trouble in paradise by Kofi! Kofi covers but Henry pulls Rey to the floor. Kofi kicks Henry into the announce table, tries to skin the cat but Swagger snatches him by the leg into the patriot lock. Kofi rolls out, trouble in paradise CAUGHT and Swagger gets the patriot lock again and Kofi has to tap.
: Jack Swagger @ 10:00 via submission
We get highlights from Raw. Billy Gunn shit his pants. Vince McMahon knows comedy.
Bad New Barrett is here, he wants decorum; today we celebrate valentine's day. The bad news is that the women will eat tons of candy and chocolate and gain weight and will look in the mirror and hate what they see.
Goldust, Cody Rhodes and The Usos vs. The New Age Outlaws, Ryback and Curtis Axel
Goldust and Gunn to start. Off the ropes, counters and an atomic drop by Goldust. Uppercut to Gunn, an arm drag follows and Goldust is in control. Gunn with a right, tags to Dogg, arm drag by Goldust and then takes Dogg to the corner and tags in Cody. Rights in the corner to Dogg, a whip across the ring, countered and an O'Connor roll by Cody for 2. Rights by Dogg slow Cody's role, off the ropes and the rebound clothesline by Cody gets 2. Cody then works the arm, tag to Jimmy and he continues to work the arm, tags in Jey and double teams to Dog and a cover gets 2. Dogg with a knee to the gut, tag to Axel and rights to Jey follow. Off the ropes and a dropkick by Axel. He beats down Jey in the corner with boots and then choke shim out until the ref breaks it up. Back to the corner, Ryback tags in and shoulder blocks to Jey in the corner. Ryback slams him to the corner, and then lays in the boots, remaining gin control. Clubbing shots to the back by Ryback, and then chops in the corner to Jey. Jey tries to fight back with rights and chops, but Ryback gets a slam to stop that. To the corner, tag to Gunn now and he drops him with a right and covers for 2. Knee drop by Gunn, tag to Dogg and rights to Jey and then chokes him out in the ropes. Dogg works the Chinlock, Jey works to escape, does, but Dogg slams him back to his corner and tags in Ryback. Stalling suplex by Ryback gets a cover for 2. Ryback works a modifies million dollar dream, Jey manages to fight back to his feet, elbows follow and he escapes. Off the ropes, back elbow by Ryback slows down the comeback. Tag to Gunn, he slams Jey to the corner and just beats him down with rights and kicks. Gunn then misses the big corner splash, and BOTH men are down. Tags to Jimmy and Dogg. Jimmy with the superkick to Ryback, dropkick to Dogg. A forearm sends Axel to the floor, and then the Samoan drop on Dogg. Full nelson bomb to Gunn follows, and then hits the Samoan clambake on both Outlaws, and covers Dogg for 2 as Axel makes a save. Cody in, tosses Axel and then hits a run up dive to the floor onto Axel. Ryback tosses Cody into the barricade, but Goldust is there with the cannonball dive off the apron to take him out. Double Uso superkick to Dogg, dive over the top by Jey onto the heels as Jimmy hits the top rope splash into Dogg for the win!
OFFICIAL RESULT: Goldust, Cody Rhodes and The Usos @ 11:00 via pin
Renee Young interviews Randy Orton about his gauntlet of contenders he had to face. He says the Authority has his back and that they have been designed to make him a stronger champion. Cesaro's claims have no merit, he claims to be an "all-American," but we know that not to be true. The Authority wants the Viper, and tonight that is what Cesaro will get.
We get an Alexander Rusev promo, with Lana.
Titus O'Neil is on commentary. We get video of the breakup from two weeks ago, and the attack by O'Neil. We then see Young's attack on O'Neil from last week.
Darren Young vs. Damien Sandow
Lock up, off the ropes and a shoulder block by Young. Young then hits the Cactus clothesline to take Sandow to the floor and then he and O'Neil talk trash to each other. Young is distracted, which allows Sandow to slam him to the barricade and take control. Sandow rolls him back in and covers for 2. Forearm strikes by Young, but Sandow back with a knee to the gut. Young counters Sandow's "You're Welcome" into a roll up for the win.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Darren Young @ 2:00 via pin
O'Neil attacks Young after the match, but Young fights back and double legs O'Neil. Young ends up ripping a leg off of O'Neil's pants, which does not make Mr. O'Neil happy, because he wears expensive clothing.
The Bellas show you how to use the WWE Network.
Fandango w/Summer Rae vs. Miz
Lock up to begin, side headlock by Fandango. Off the ropes, and a shoulder block by Fandango. Off the ropes again, counters and a basement dropkick by Miz. To the corner, mounted rights by Miz. He then works over Fandango's knee in the ropes a bit, off the ropes and a clothesline by Fandango gets 2. Kick to the face by Fandango, pie faces Miz and Miz fires back with rights from his knees. Fandango battles back, off the ropes and a dropkick by Fandango gets 2. Chinlock applied by Fandango, Miz tries to work to his feet, does and counters a back suplex and gets a clothesline off the ropes. Another, a boot and then the reverse DDT into the knee and neck breaker follows. Miz talks trash to Summer, looks for the skull-crushing finale, countered, but Miz takes down Fandango and tries for the figure four. Fandango sends him to the post, but as he looks to take control, Santino's music hits and he and Emma make their way to the ring. They speed walk to the ring, and Summer tries to cut them off as Fandango is distracted. Summer shoves Emma, and Emma shoves back. Summer slaps Emma, which leads to the catfight. Fandango tosses Miz to the floor and tries to go after Santino. COBRA connects, and that allows Miz to return, hit the skull-crushing finale and pick up the win.
OFFICIAL RESULT: The Miz @ 4:00 via pin
Wow, that Alicia Fox vs. Eva Marie match they taped Tuesday had to be pretty bad, as they cut it from the international and US versions of Smackdown.
Lock up to begin, quick roll up by Cesaro gets 2. Orton takes a powder to the floor, back in now and they lock up, quick roll up by Orton gets 2 and he takes another break to the floor, playing mind games with Cesaro. Back in, go behind by Cesaro and a takedown. Works a waistlock and rolls into a pinning combo for 2. Cesaro to his feet, holds on and into the gut wrench suplex for 2. Uppercuts by Cesaro in the corner, to the other corner but Orton rebounds out with a clothesline. To the corner, rights by Orton but Cesaro back with the uppercuts. A whip to the corner, and a charging uppercut by Cesaro and a cover gets 2. Orton bails to the floor, Cesaro follows but Orton slams him to the barricade. Another shot into the barricade, and then a clothesline by Orton connects. Orton rolls back into the ring and poses, while Colter checks on Cesaro. Cesaro makes his way up and into the ring to break the count. Head butts and an a uppercut by Orton gets 2. Chicklock by Orton, grounding Cesaro. Cesaro works to his feet, and then connects with a belly to back suplex and covers for 2. Big right by Cesaro drops Orton, off the ropes and an elbow drop connects, and he covers for 2. Orton rolls to the floor again, and favors his shoulder. He calls over the WWE doctor to look at it, and when Cesaro goes to check on him, Orton attacks and hits the back suplex onto the barricade. Orton then slams him off the announce table, and is in full control. Orton rolls him back in and covers for 2. Back to the Chinlock for Orton, and the crowd gets behind Cesaro with a WEE THE PEOPLE chant. Cesaro fights out to his feet, elbows to Orton in the corner, and they trade uppercuts. Off the ropes, counter and a back elbow connects for Orton. To the floor they go, and Orton shoots Cesaro to the barricade, but he rebounds off and nails Orton with a clothesline. Cesaro tosses Orton into the ring, but Orton cuts him off as he enters and looks for the hangman's DDT. Cesaro counters and tries for the big swing, but Orton escapes. Double leg by Cesaro, and GIANT SWING! We got about 14-17 swings there, and Orton is wobbled. Cesaro looks for the neutralizer, Orton counters and then gets the snap slam and covers for 2. Colter tries to help Cesaro rally, but Orton gets to his feet and shoots Cesaro to the apron and gets the hangman's DDT this time. Orton takes a look at the WrestleMania sign and points (DRINK) and plays to the crowd before setting for the RKO. RKO is countered by an uppercut to the back of the head, pop up uppercut follows and Cesaro covers for a CLOSE 2. Cesaro misses a corner charge, dropkick by Orton and a cover gets 2. Orton back to his feet, Cesaro on the apron and Orton sends Cesaro to the post. Orton climbs the ropes in the corner, pulls up Cesaro, looking for the superplex, but Cesaro is fighting him off and head butts Orton. Sunset flip bomb connects and follows it with the rolling uppercut. NEUTRALIZER CONNECTS! 1…2…3!
OFFICIAL RESULT: Cesaro @ 13:00 via pin
Cesaro takes a look at the WrestleMania sign and points (DRINK)!
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