-- Santino Marella posted the following to Twitter today about missing Raw due to his neck injury:

"I've never really missed work from an injury before, damn it sucks! Can't wait to get back in the ring!"

Kofi Kingston defeated NXT star Corey Graves in the dark match prior to the WWE SmackDown tapings in Little Rock, AK.

-- The following matches were taped for Saturday Morning Slam broadcast:

* Antonio Cesaro vs. Justin Gabriel

* Damien Sandow vs. Zack Ryder

-- The following is a preview for this week's WWE Main Event broadcast:

* Chris Jericho hosts the Highlight Reel with Alberto Del Rio

* Alberto Del Rio vs. Dolph Ziggler

* Paul Heyman backstage interview.