Welcome to Friday Night Smackdown, we kick things off with Daniel Bryan making his way to the ring. Bryan says that the crowd is great and then begins by talking about the Authority and how they booked him in a match against Randy Orton on Monday night. He says he does not want to be the face of the WWE, because when he beat Orton and they showed their true colors when they sent Kane out to choke slam him to hell. He asks Kane to come out and he does. Bryan cuts him off and says that he cannot hear him from the stage, because of the crowd and tells him to get down to the ring. Kane says that he apologizes to Bryan for attacking him on Raw. Bryan asks him what the hell is he talking about (Kane using big words) Bryan brings up their old relationship as a tag team (Team Hell No) He says that the old Kane was his friend. He says the Authority tried to do the same thing to him and he told them to shove it. Bryan says go get his mask out of his office. Kane acknowledges their history and blows it off. He books a match for tonight, he says that Daniel Bryan will take on Antonio Cesaro.
Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns vs. Kofi Kingston and Dolph Ziggler
Kofi and Ambrose start things off, they trade working the arm of each other. Finally Kofi hits a take down / splash combination for a near fall. Dolph in and hits a hip toss for a near fall. Dolph with right hands followed by a elbow drop repeatedly then covers him for a near fall. Ambrose throws her into the corner and tags in Reigns. He hits a big clothesline and by the way Seth Rollins is on commentary. The shield stays in control for a bit, until Ziggler hits a big DDT and tags in Kofi. Kingston clears house and nails a drop kick on Ambrose. He shoots off the ropes and caught then driven throat first into the ropes. Reigns tagged in and hits a drop kick for a near fall.
Ambrose is in control and dominating the action. The Shield stays in control until Kofi battles out of the corner and hits a cross-body, he gets the hot tag to Ziggler. Ziggler hits a cross-body and a drop kick onto reigns. He nails a splash in the corner followed by punches. Dolph with a neck breaker, he goes for the fameaser, but blocked and Reigns nails a suplex. He hits the super man punch, Ambrose distracts Reigns. Kofi knocks off Ambrose. Ziggler hits the big DDT for a near fall. Ziggler goes for Zig Zag, but blocked and Reigns hits the super man punch. He hits the spear and then tags in Ambrose. Dean covers him for the win.
Winners: the Shield in 11:25
After the match, the Wyatt Family comes on the big screen. Bray says that the shield is acting like children. He says that the Shield thinks that Bray is a joke, he says he is a monster and they would realize how real he is.
Sheamus is shown walking in the back for his match.
Sheamus Vs. Ryback
They lock up and test each other’s strengths. Sheamus with a big shoulder block, Axel tries to trip Sheamus, but does not work. Ryback goes for a power slam, but blocked and Sheamus hits a big rolling senton. He nails a probe kick on Curtis Axel on the outside. Sheamus with clubbing shots to the chest on Ryback. However Ryback blocks it and hits a spine buster. Ryback hits a big clothesline in the corner followed by a suplex and a splash for a near fall. Ryback locks in a chin lock, but Sheamus fights out. Ryback with a punch and nails a power bomb. He goes to the top rope (Really?) and misses the splash. Sheamus with right hands then the big men trade right hands. Sheamus fires up and connects with a spear then misses the running knee. Sheamus powers out and hits the suplex. He motions for the PROBE and Ryback counter with a powerbomb for a near fall. Ryback goes for the meat hook clothesline, but runs into the Probe kick for the win.
Winner: Sheamus in 5:40
Triple H and Michael Cole’s weekly interview is shown.
Alberto Del Rio does a backstage promo about his action against Batista on this past week’s Raw.
Daniel Bryan vs. Antonio Cesaro
Cesaro gets on the attack first, but Bryan nails leg kicks and knee’s to the chest of Cesaro. He throws him into the ropes and nails a knee to the gut. Cesaro with an uppercut for a near fall. They grapple back and forth, but Bryan nails a head take over. Bryan goes for the head kick, Cesaro reverses and hits a powerbomb. Bryan with a hip toss and locks in a arm submission. Cesaro picks him up and hits a slam to get out of the submission (Awesome) Cesaro with upper cuts in the corner then a snapping suplex for a near fall. Bryan fights out with right out and he nails a clothesline. Bryan puts him on the top rope where he hits a head take over for a near fall. Cesaro hits a reverse suplex and keeps control as Cole likes to say, as we roll on.
Were back and Cesaro hits a splash in the corner. Bryan with right hands as he fights out of the corner. Cesaro hits a big boot, but misses the clothesline and he goes to the floor. Bryan hits a flying knee to Swagger. Bryan comes off the top rope, but Cesaro hits an uppercut for a near fall. Cesaro goes for the giant swing, but Bryan blocks it and rolls him up for a near fall. Cesaro with a big kick and goes for neutralizer, but blocked. Bryan with a knee to the face and locks in the YES lock for the win.
Winner: Bryan in 11:32
After the match, Cesaro and Kane attacked Bryan.
AJ Lee vs. Nikki Bella
They start out brawling, Nikki with a suplex. She throws her into corner, but AJ reversed and locked in a head lock. Nikki fights out, but AJ hits a drop kick in the back. Nikki with a clothesline and a drop kick. Nikki with a back body drop and goes for a neck breaker. Tamina distracts her... (Continues on next page)