Welcome to the first Smackdown of 2014 and we are airing from Washington, DC.
The ending segment from Raw is shown where Daniel Bryan joins the Wyatt’s.
Before the match, Dean Ambrose gets on the microphone and says he has heard the rumblings about the Shield not on the same page anymore. That some egos have gotten out of hand and they are dead wrong. He says that CM Punk is wrong about breaking the Shield. Roman Reigns says there is no weak link in the Shield. Seth Rollins says they will prevail over anyone. Believe in the Shield!
The Usos Vs. The Shield
Ambrose is on commentary, Reigns and Uso lock up. Reigns throws him into the corner and lands head butts. Rollins tagged in and he throws him into the corner but reversed and Uso connects with a clothesline. A double team forearm shot by Uso’s as tags in his bro and lands a elbow for a near fall. Uso works the arm, then tags in his brother for a double team elbow for a count of 2. Uso with kick but Rollins fights back with his own. They trade right hands then Rollins comes off the ropes where Uso nails a back body drop for a near fall. A tag to his brother where he nails an arm drag but Rollins with a jaw breaker. A blind tag by the Uso and the legal man clotheslines Rollins out of the ring as well as Reigns.
We come back from commercial and the Shield is in control. They use quick in and out tags until Uso sends Reigns out of the ring. They fight on the apron and with a big slap knocks the big man down. Reigns grabs his legs but kicks his way out. Uso gets the hot tag and clears house. Uso with a spinning elbow followed by a kick. He lands a big Samoan drop followed by a splash in the corner but Rollins rolls out of the ring. Reigns walks into a kick by Uso that catches him the head and they send Reigns out to the floor. When the Uso’s attempt a outside dive Ambrose grabs one of their legs causing the DQ.
Winners Via DQ: The Usos
The Shield beat down the Uso brothers until CM Punk makes the save and clears house.
During the break, Vickie Guerrero comes out and turns it into a six man tag for our main event tonight.
R-Truth Vs. Fandango
Xavier Woods is once again on commentary, Fandango puts the boots to Truth in the corner but when he throws him into the other corner. Truth comes out with an arm drag. Truth with a dance then sends him to the apron. Fandango uses the ropes to his advantage and lands a heel kick for a 2 count. Fandango with kicks to the midsection, Fandango locks in a chin lock, but Truth fight out. Truths with an elbow to the ribs, then a heel kick to the face. Truth makes his comeback and sends him into the corner but eats a kick to the face. Woods gets on the announce table to send out the funkadactyls which distracts Fandango who walks into Truth’s finisher.
Truth and Woods dance with the girls after the match
The Raw Rebound is shown.
Big E. Langston does a backstage interview about what happened to Mark Henry being hurt by Brock Lesnar. Curtis Axel interrupts and says he sorry about Henry being hurt. He laughs about it and says he will beat him tonight.
Tag Team Title Match: Rhode Brothers © Vs. The Wyatt Family
Goldust and Luke Harper start things off. Harper backs him into the corner with a right hand then a shoulder block. (Bray Wyatt is not at ringside) Goldust tags in Cody for a double team suplex. Cody shoots off the ropes and lands a drop kick to the knee. Goldust in, he lands a knee shot. Harper with an uppercut and tags in Rowan. He connects with clubbing blows to the back and tags in Harper. Luke sends him into the ropes but Goldust reverse with a clothesline. Goldust with ten punches in the corner and one for Rowan. When he turns around, Harper nails a clothesline. Rowan with a knee drop to the chest, a chop in the corner. He sends him into the other corner the hard way. The Wyatt clan controls the action until Cody gets the hot tag and nails a missile drop kick. A high knee to the face of Harper by the youngest Rhode Brother. Cody sends him out of the ring and nails the disaster kick onto Rowan. A spring board cross-body onto Harper on the outside. Harper sends Cody hard into the barricade then into the steel steps.
We come back as the Wyatt clan is still in control and works towards their strength. Cody fights out, Cody sends Rowan out to the floor. Harper tags himself in and nails a powerbomb on Cody. Harper sends Goldust to the floor, but when he turns around Cody rolls him up for 2. Harper with a big boot then works the face of Cody in the corner. Harper puts him on the top rope but Cody throws him off and lands the moonsult onto Harper. Cody tags in Goldust off a blind tag and Goldust rolls him up for the win.
Winner and still champions: Rhode Brothers
Nikki Bella Vs. Aksana
Aksana controls the early part of the match. Nikki makes her comeback and hits the “Rack” for the win.
Winner: Nikki Bella
A graphic is shown for the Royal Rumble main event.
Randy Orton’s career video package is shown.
Big E. Langston Vs. Curtis Axel
Langston on the attack first, he connects with right hands to the gut. They trade right hands. Axel throws him into the corner but Langston fires out with a clothesline. He puts his shoulder into the gut of Axel in the corner. Langston runs into a big boot then Axel comes off the top rope where Langston meets him with a shoulder for a count of 2. Langston grabs the leg as Axel grabs the apron that has the referee break it up. He gets to his feet and clotheslines him form the back. Axel puts the boots to him on the ground. Axel with spring board elbow and pins him for a near fall of 2. Axel locks in an arm submission but Langston fights out. Big E. makes his comeback, he lifts him up and lets him fall out of the air. Langston with a series of clotheslines then nails a belly to belly suplex. Langston with a big splash followed by the “Big ending” but blocked by Axel. Curtis runs into a clothesline. Langston then hits the “Big ending” and that it is it.
Raw rebound is shown once again.
Paul Heyman sit-down interview with Michael Cole is shown.
Bad News Barrett segment with his rising podium.
CM Punk and The Usos Vs. The Shield
Ambrose and CM Punk start things off, Punk with right hands makes Rollins be tagged in. They run the ropes and Punk with a elbow followed by a neck breaker for 2. Uso tagged in and they hit a double team splash – submission combo. Uso works the arm, but Rollins throws him into the corner but reverse. Uso with a heel kick then tags in his bro. A super kick to the ribs, Uso with shoulders to the ribs. Rollins fights out and they trade right hands. Uso shoots off the ropes with a shoulder tackle for a near fall. He takes Rollins out of the ring with a clothesline. He and Reigns stare off as he waits on Rollins. When Uso gets to the floor, Rollins rams him into the apron. Rollins on the top rope, he fly’s off, but Uso with an uppercut and tags in Punk. CM Punk with a suplex for a pin fall count of 2. Punk with a drop kick on Ambrose then dean gets the quick tag. Punk throws him into the corner; he works the arm then tags in Uso who comes off the top with a double sledge. Ambrose with a quick suplex then goes up top. He is thrown off the top and Uso covers him for 2. Uso sends him into the ropes and lands a knee shot. Reigns tagged in and land a leg drop. Rollins tagged in, but Uso sends him into the corner hard. Ambrose gets a quick tag and controls the action. The Shield stays in control until CM Punk gets the hot tag. He lands his signature knee in the corner. He goes for the elbow off the top, but Ambrose distracts him. Rollins pulls him off and nails a cross body. Punk rolls through and locks in the anaconda devise. Reigns broke it up and everyone jumps in. Reigns clears house then Rollins tags in Ambrose. Dean with right hands in the corner, he connects with a suplex off the top for a near fall. Punk lands a big kick to the head and goes for GTS. Reigns interrupts and Uso with a double super kick. They send Rollins out of the ring and hit s dive to the outside. Punk connects with a GTS on Ambrose for the win.
Winners: CM Punk and the Usos
All three men celebrate in the ring. A Bray Wyatt video is shown as he repeats; he (Daniel Bryan) has a home.
This ends the show.