[Show: WWE Smackdown] [Location:] [Date: 9/12/14] [Airing Live On Syfy]
We are shown a video recap of Monday’s main event on Raw between Roman Reigns and Randy Orton.
Welcome to Friday night Smackdown, we kick things off with some action.
Eight Man Tag Team Match: The Usos, Mark Henry and Big Show vs. Luke Harper, Erick Rowan, Goldust and Stardust
Goldust and Jimmy start things off, Jimmy with lefts and rights. Goldust cuts him off with a knee to the gut of Jimmy. He tags in Stardust, but he runs into a back kick. Jimmy with a series of chops, he tags in Jey who attacks the knee of Stardust. Jey works the arm and tags in Jimmy. However, Stardust pushes him back into their corner and tags in Haper. Jimmy hit a dropkick on Harper then tags in Henry, who hits a headbutt. Henry with junk yard dog head butts. Henry with a splash in the corner, Henry throws Harper into the corner, but Harper shoots out and hit a big time big boot. Bray Wyatt runs down to the ring, but Big Show stops him and Bray retreats up the ramp.
Jimmy and Harper are legal, Jimmy with a drop kick. He runs, but Harper sends Jimmy to the floor. Jimmy is holding his knee, this could be bad… OK, so he is fine, but the announcers are playing it up. Stardust sends Jimmy into the apron, then announcers table. Goldust now tagged in and they continue the Beatdown on Jimmy. Moments later, Jimmy fights back and tags in The Big Show. He clears house, hits a splash in the corner on Stardust, he goes for a chokeslam, but Goldust makes his way into the ring and hit a double team suplex with his bro on Big Show. Mark Henry comes in, but the Wyatts blasts him out of the ring. The Wyatts double team him,but Jimmy takes them out with a dive outside of the ring. Big Show manages to get back into the ring and hit the KO punch on Stardust and Jey hit a splash off the top rope for the win.
Winners: The Usos, Mark Henry and Big Show
Video is shown of the great promo segment between Paul Heyman and John Cena on Raw.
Kane, Seth Rollins and Randy Orton are backstage. They are talking about Raw and how it was such a success. Rollins said that tonight they will finish Roman Reigns tonight, but Orton thinks they should finish Jericho tonight.
Zeb Colter and Jack Swagger were at ringside for the following match. Right before the match, Bo attempted his inspirational speech, but Zeb cut him off and called him a fraud. We the people!
Bo Dallas vs. Justin Gabriel
Bo Dallas gets the early jump on Gabriel, he hit a major league clothesline and then locked in a headlock. Gabriel fights out of it and hit a splash in the corner. Gabriel with a springboard Crossbody for a near fall. Gabriel with a power slam, then misses a springboard moonsault. Bo with a big time running knee and finishes things up with the bo-dog.
After the match, Bo and Swagger get into it, Bo somehow manages to escape and walks to the back.
Layla was at ringside and AJ Lee was on commentary for the next match.
Non-Title Match: Paige © vs. Summer Rae
Rae gets the early offense, she locks in an odd arm submission, but Paige fights out. Paige locks in the Black Widow for the win.
After the match, AJ went and hit the Paige turner on Layla. AJ skips around the ring and then to the back.
Arm Wrestling Contest: Mark Henry vs. Rusev
Both Superstars make their way out to the ring. Lana cuts a promo talking about how Henry should just lose tonight and Night of Champions if he just forfeits. Henry says that he is proud to be an American and proud to represent his country. Henry wins the arm wrestling with ease. Lana wants a rematch, but this time with their left hands. Lana sprays something in the face of Henry and Rusev decks him. Rusev hit a superkick to add insult to injury.
Chris Jericho does a backstage interview with Renee Young about his match with Bray Wyatt on Raw. He said once he gets done with Randy Orton, he will never, ever be the same again.
Dolph Ziggler and R-Truth vs. The Miz and Damien Sandow
Ziggler and Sandow start things off, Ziggler hit an elbow drop and tagged in Truth who is dressed up like Ziggler. Truth hit an elbow drop of his own and then tags in Ziggler who nailed a big time dropkick for 2. Both Truth and Ziggler then clothesline Miz and Sandow out of the ring.
We are back with Miz having Ziggler in a headlock. Ziggler fights out and tags in Truth. He clears house, hit a clothesline on Miz. Truth with a splash in the corner, he knocked Sandow off the apron and Miz hit a big time boot to the face of Truth. They control the action for the new few minutes. Truth hit a big time DDT and Truth gets the hot tag to Ziggler, and Ziggler cleans house. Ziggler goes for the fameasser, but blocked by Sandow. Ziggler reverses Sandow’s move and hit a Fameasser. Miz breaks up the pin attempt, Truth hit the Zig Zag on Sandow and Ziggler covers him. This one is over.
Winners: Dolph Ziggler and R-Truth
Video recap is shown of the Bella Twins segment from Raw with Jerry Springer.
Nikki Bella does a backstage promo about how horrible her sister is. AJ Lee interrupts and says that she is Stephanie McMahon’s lap dog. Paige interrupts, she says that she loves AJ and calls Nikki Brie by mistake.
Seth Rollins and Randy Orton vs. Chris Jericho and Roman Reigns
Reigns and Orton start things off, Reigns with a snapmare. Reigns with a few shoulder blocks, he sends Orton to the floor and then into the apron. Reigns slapped Seth on the floor, but Orton knocked Reigns off the apron off the distraction.
We’re back, Orton is in control and choking Reigns. Orton hit a clothesline, then stomps the limbs of Reigns. Orton locked a side headlock, but Reigns hit a side suplex and tags in Jericho. He goes to the top rope and hit an elbow on Seth, who is now legal. Jericho with a neck breaker, he goes for the Walls of Jericho, but instead sends him face first into the turnbuckle. Jericho locks in the Walls, but Orton breaks it up. Jericho sends him to the floor and hit a bulldog on Seth. Jericho goes for the lionsault, but Orton strikes Jericho and Seth rolls him up for 2. Orton tagged in and stomps away on Jericho. However, Jericho fires away with chops, but Orton hit a snap suplex for 2. Seth tagged in and hit three suplexes. Jericho makes his comeback and tags in Reigns, who cleans house. Reigns with a clothesline on Orton, he hit a Samoan drop on Rollins. Orton with a uppercut, but Reigns fired back with a clothesline. Reigns threw them both in the corner where he hit a clothesline. Reigns hit a drop kick on the apron to Orton. Reigns with a series of right hands, Seth hit springboard move, but Reigns caught him and clotheslines him out of the ring. He tags in Jericho who hit a crossbody off the top rope for a near fall. Reigns and Rollins fight into the crowd. Jericho and Orton still in the ring, Orton hit a back elbow then a back breaker. Orton goes for the second rope DDT, but Jericho counters and rolls him up out of nowhere for the win.
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