-- Alberto Del Rio is scheduled to appear at the WWE NXT event on January 31st. This was announced to the live crowd at last night's NXT TV tapings.

-- WWE officials were impressed with Brodus Clay and Zack Ryder as a tag. They recently worked live events as a team, facing off with the Prime Time Players.

-- Here are tonight's confirmed WWE SmackDown matches:

* The Rock Appears

* Non-Title Match: Antonio Cesaro © vs. Randy Orton

* Dolph Ziggler and AJ Lee vs. The Great Khali and Natalya

* Handicap Match: Sheamus vs. 3MB (Mahal, McIntyre and Slater)

* Non-Title Match: Team Hell No © vs. The Prime Time Players

* World Title Last Man Standing Match: Big Show © vs. Alberto Del Rio