Dean Ambrose makes his way to the ring after making his return last night at Night of Champions after being away from Raw after the attack by Seth Rollins and Kane.
Dean tells everyone he is not dead. The WWE’s ugly stepchild is back. Ever since what happened to him, he has been a little messed up in the head. He has been replaying things in his head time after time. He says that he can appreciate teaming up against him and stomping his head on cinder blocks. We take a look at what happened to Ambrose.
Dean says he has to admit that he is flattered that the Authority would go to those lengths to try to get rid of him. He is not satisfied and he can hold a grudge. He is sick of the way the Authority is protecting their golden child. He will not leave the ring until he gets his hands on Seth Rollins because he enjoys punching Seth Rollins in his face.
Dean goes to the ringside area and gets a chair and throws it into the ring and takes a seat.
John Cena’s music plays and he comes to the ring.
Dean tells John that he is going to be real honest with him. He kicks the chair to the floor and he tells John that he is really bothered and he does not like the fact that John is standing in the ring with him. He is flying close to the flame. Dean tells John not to give him a reason to not like him.
John says that this is an unfortunate turn of events because they have a similar agenda. Seth tried to take him out. John says that he had Brock beat until that selfish, slimy, close minded rubber suit wearing jackass got involved. John says that he should be the WWE Champion.
John says that he is cashing in. He is cashing in his Ass Kicking in the Bank Briefcase on Seth Rollins. John tells Dean that no one is going to stop him.
Dean tells John he warned him once. Don’t get in my way.
John takes off his hat and shirt and he is ready for a fight.
Ambrose removes his jacket and . . .
Triple H’s music plays and he is joined by his Wife (and principal owner of WWE) Stephanie McMahon, Kane, Randy Orton, and Seth Rollins.
Hunter tells them to relax before they get into a pinch fight over something they have no control over. They both want to fight Seth Rollins but that won’t happen tonight. Seth won’t be fighting anyone tonight.
John interrupts and he goes after the Authority and so does Dean Ambrose. Seth is in the ring and Cena and Ambrose go after him. Ambrose follows Rollins into the crowd and Ambrose works over Rollins Ambrose chases Rollins to the back.
Hunter, Kane, and Orton follow Stephanie to the back while we see Dean and Seth fighting in the back and John Cena joins in.
Rollins runs away from Ambrose and Cena and he pushes someone down and takes his rental car. Ambrose throws a suitcase in anger.
Cena and Ambrose look at each other while we go to commercial.
We are back with a look back at the pandemonium between Seth Rollins, John Cena, and Dean Ambrose.
Backstage: Renee Young is with Randy Orton in the interview area. Renee reminds Randy of what he did to Chris Jericho last week on Raw. She asks Randy why did he attack Chris Jericho. Randy says why not. Chris says that Randy had everything handed to him, but that is not true. Randy says that it is not his fault that Chris worked twice as hard to achieve half as much. Randy will give him something on Sunday at Night of Champions . . . the beating of his life.
Backstage: Kane is excited over the cage match as he talks to Seth Rollins. Triple H enters the room and he tells Seth and Kane that this is the season premiere so they need to put on something . . . that no one will forget. Randy Orton enters.
Randy asks how memorable you want this to be. He says that one man is in the main event. It isn’t the corporate suit or the corporate sell out. He wants to do something that makes what Seth did to Dean Ambrose another day at Sunday School.
Hunter agrees and Randy says that Hunter will not regret it.
Backstage: The doctor checks on Jericho’s knee in the training room. Randy Orton attacks Jericho from behind and he sends Jericho into a table. Orton apologizes to Chris but it is the season premiere.
The doctor comes back to check on Chris as we go to commercial.
We are back and in case you were not watching three minutes ago, we see Randy Orton’s attack on Chris Jericho.
Randy Orton versus Roman Reigns
Orton is stopped momentarily by Reigns and they exchange punches. Reigns with the advantage and he punches Orton and clotheslines him over the top rope to the floor. Reigns goes to the floor and Orton avoids being sent into the apron. Orton sends Reigns into the ring steps and they return to the ring and Orton gets a near fall. Orton tries for a suplex but Reigns blocks it and hits a suplex of his own for a near fall.
Orton sends Reigns into the turnbuckles. Orton with an Irish whip and Reigns shows no respect to Orton with a clothesline out of the corner. Orton goes to the floor on an Irish whip.
Chris welcomes everyone to Raw is Jericho. Chris gives us a cheap pop for Des Moines. He says that this is a holiday for hard working men and women like yourself. His guest is someone who has never worked a day in his life. He has been given everything in the WWE on a silver platter.
Chris brings out Randy Orton, but instead of Randy, it is Triple H and he is joined by Seth Rollins, Kane, and Randy Orton and they are dressed like they are in an attorney commercial on ROH TV. Chris says that he expected to see Randy come out tonight by himself and not with his law firm of Suck Up, Sell Out, and Schnozz.
Hunter tells Chris that he has never grown up, physically or literally. Hunter tells Chris that he has important business. Chris says Hunter does not conduct important business in the ring unless his wife is being thrown in jail. Hunter says that Chris should be thanking him instead of coming up with witty banter. Hunter comments on Chris’ scarf and Chris comments on Hunter’s pink tie. Hunter says that it is violet.
Hunter says that this is the most historic Highlight Reel in history. Hunter says that he reviewed the match at SummerSlam between John Cena and Brock Lesnar as well as the commentary about it. Hunter says that you can watch it on the WWE Network for $9.99. Hunter says that it might not be best for business to have a rematch between Cena and Lesnar. Hunter says that he is contemplating a new number one contender.
Chris says that even though he is giving Cena his mandatory rematch, who will Hunter give the match to? Randy says that there is only one person who can beat Brock Lesnar. He is a twelve time World Champion, a third generation wrestler, and someone who earned everything.
Kane suggests that it should be a masked man who can raise a demon to face the Beast Incarnate. Seth says that maybe the future has already arrived in Mr. Money in the Bank himself. He did take out Dean Ambrose and he has become one of the most intelligent and most dangerous Superstars in the locker room.
Chris suggests that you give the shot to a six time champion and the first Undisputed Champion in the business.
Randy Orton, Curtis Axel and Ryback vs. Rob Van Dam, Roman Reigns and Sheamus
Axel and Sheamus start things off and Axel with a waist lock. Sheamus with an elbow and side head lock followed by a shoulder tackle. Sheamus with a clothesline but Axel sends Sheamus into the ropes. Axel with punches and Orton tags in. Orton kicks Sheamus and head butts him. Orton with a punch and kick. Orton goes for a back breaker and Sheamus with a Finlay Slam after Van Dam tags in and hits Rolling Thunder.
Orton rolls to the floor and we go to commercial.
We are back and Sheamus gets Axel on his shoulders but Axel gets to the apron. Sheamus with the ten forearms to the chest. Ryback goes after Sheamus and stops awkwardly on the apron because it is time for him to get the ten forearms to the chest.
Axel kicks Sheamus and punches him in the corner. Sheamus with an Irish whip and shoulder in the corner. Orton pulls the ropes down and Sheamus falls to the floor. Orton tags in and he tells someone to move out of the way and he hits a back drop driver onto the ringside barrier and Sheamus falls into YeatonVille. Orton sends Sheamus into the announce table and then Orton tags in Ryback since it is his home town.
Ryback sends Sheamus into the corner and he connects with shoulders in the corner. Ryback with a hard Irish whip. Ryback with a front face lock. Ryback with a delayed vertical suplex to Sheamus. Orton tags in and he kicks Sheamus in the chest and he sets for the IEDDT but Sheamus gets into the ring and he hits White Noise and both men are down.
Reigns and Axel tag in and Reigns with a Samoan Drop followed by a punch to Ryback. Reigsn with a flying clothesline and he kicks Axel in the back of the leg and he flips. Reigns with a clothesline in the corner followed by a punch and Axel rolls to the ropes for the Juggernaut Drop Kick. Reigns with a Superman punch to Axel and then one for Ryback.
Reigns readies for the spear but Orton with a back breaker. Van Dam tags in and hits a cross body for a near fall. Van Dam with a body scissors for a rollup. Van Dam avoids a splash in the corner and Van Dam with a kick followed by a split legged moonsault for a near fall.
Sheamus with a Brogue kick to Ryback, but Orton with an RKO to Sheamus. Van Dam with an enzuigiri followed by a spear to Orton by Reigns. Axel sends Reigns into the ring post. Van Dam with a step over heel kick to Axel followed by a five star frog splash for the three count.
Winners: Rob Van Dam, Roman Reigns and Sheamus
Backstage: We are back and Randy Orton walks dejectedly in the back. Ric Flair stops him and he wants to talk about Roman Reigns. Randy tells Ric to stay out of his way unless he wants to know why they called him the Legend Killer.
Triple H, Stephanie McMahon, Kane, Randy Orton, and Seth Rollins make their way to the ring. We are reminded that it was announced that Randy Orton will face Roman Reigns at SummerSlam. Triple H says that we are two weeks away from the biggest pay per view of the summer and you can see it all live on the WWE Network for $9.99. He says that he is not the type of guy who likes to pat himself on the back, but he is going to do that right now. This could be the biggest SummerSlam card in history.
At SummerSlam, you will see Bray Wyatt face Chris Jericho. You can see it on the WWE Network for just $9.99. Mr. Money in the Bank Seth Rollins will face the Unstable Dean Ambrose. You can see it on the WWE Network for just $9.99. Hunter says that Seth came to him with an idea. Tonight, there will be a Beat the Clock Challenge. Each man will try to beat their opponent and the one who does it in the shortest amount of time will get to announce the stipulation at SummerSlam. Dean Ambrose will face Alberto Del Rio. Seth will not have an easy opponent. Seth will face Rob Van Dam. Stephanie McMahon says that she is happy to see the fans booing her too and she is wearing cowboy boots too. We will have the official contract signing tonight for her match against Brie Bella. You can see it on the WWE Network for just $9.99. If Brie gets out of line, she will slap Brie hard enough that she will end up in a hospital bed next to her husband, Daniel Bryan. Stephanie responds to the ‘Yes’ chants by saying yes she will.
Hunter says that in what could be the biggest fight of the summer, the Beast Incarnate will try to take the championship from the 15 time WWE Champion John Cena. You can see it on the WWE Network for just $9.99. Hunter says that there is more and Randy Orton takes the mic. He says the best part of SummerSlam is his guarantee to them. He will continue to methodically decimate Roman Reigns. Roman took something dear from him. He took his chance to be the WWE Champoin. We see the remains from Reigns after what he did to him last week. Last week was only a taste . . .
Roman Reigns interrupts Randy with his music and he makes his way into the aisle. Roman says that Randy claims the Viper is back. That means that Roman stood up to everything that the Viper gave and he is still here. Roman says that he will beat the Viper’s ass for free . . . tonight. Hunter tells Randy that he has Roman Reigns, but he faces him at SummerSlam. Orton wants him right now.
Renee Young is in the locker room with Randy Orton. She asks Randy about the Kane/Reigns match, but Orton has some footage of his own. We see what Orton did to Reigns last week on Raw.
Randy says that he doesn’t want to talk about Kane and Reigns. Kane is one of the most vicious superstars but he is nowhere near as sick, twisted, or sadistic as him. He will prove that he can strike any time and anywhere. He tells Reigns to have his head on a swivel because he might kick it off.