-- WWE SmackDown is set for an August 7th taping in Houston, Texas. The pre-sale begins tomorrow at 10 AM.

-- The Whig Standard has an article on the winner of Mick Foley's WrestleMania charity raffle that you can read at http://www.thewhig.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=3529607

-- WickedLocal.com has a retrospective on the late Chief Jay Strongbow.

-- Houston Chronicle blogger Anna-Megan Raley has a blog up about watching WWE TV for the first time last night with SmackDown, noting that the wrestlers' "pants are tighter and the shorts are shorter than anything I own," and "the wrestlers...are so dramatic in their dialogue and so flamboyant with their wardrobe and gestures that nobody could really believe this stuff to be legit. Right?"

-- Rikishi's unedited WWE Hall of Fame induction speech for Yokozuna has been released by the Territory League. Check it out below: