It's not coming back. Check out the 50 best physiques in WWE history. Long decreed a battle royal for the vacant title, which was won by Kurt Angle, who was on the Raw brand, but switched to the SmackDown! I preferred the 1st Smackdown set. Moderator Discretion At any time the moderators will use discretion on any given rule. Feedback was more positive for this set design.
This effectively left SmackDown! The brand extension was made public during a telecast of Raw on March 18, , and became official on the April 1, , episode of Raw. Are you sure you want to delete this answer? Like Raw which also switched to a full Three minute match challenge for Angle's gold medal. The split was a result of the federation purchasing their two biggest competitors, World Championship Wrestling WCW and Extreme Championship Wrestling ECW , which resulted in the roster and championships doubling in size. As a result of the Brand Extension, an annual "draft lottery" was instituted to exchange members of each roster and generally refresh the lineups.
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Dolph Ziggler showed up Seth Rollins in a main event showdown". The only difference is the fist was in a shade of green for Velocity. Stroker Ace is offline. The brand extension was made public during a telecast of Raw on March 18, , and became official on the April 1, , episode of Raw. In a break from their traditional role of acting as if SmackDown!
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Description: Retrieved from " https: What good is the split if both shows look the same except for a different color? Do you hate it when non wrestling fans criticize us for watching wrestling? I would love that I really do brings back good memories from the good old smack down hope they do and they should bring back the raw set. As a result of that incident, the new set consisted of a fist centered above the entrance, and many glass panes along the sides strongly resembling shattered glass.