The WWE Morning Paper: Jake Roberts, Night of Champions, TNA

So you’re getting ready for school or work in the morning and want to read up on fresh content before leaving for the day? Come read The WWE Morning Paper! This will be your weekday (possibly future weekends as well) hub for the latest news inside and outside the squared circle for Vince McMahon’s company as well as TNA sprinkled in (unless they get cancelled).

Here’s the wrestling information you need to know for August 30th, 2014 version of The WWE Morning Paper.


  • The unfortunate news of late has involved Jake Roberts’ health. Here is an article on it from Bleacher Report.

WWE Hall of Famer Jake “The Snake” Roberts has reportedly been hospitalized after collapsing on a flight to Las Vegas, per’s Mike Johnson. According to Johnson, Roberts is currently in intensive care at a Vegas hospital.

  • Sheamus vs. Cesaro for the United States Championship is officially on for Night of Champions.
  • TNA unveiled wrestler names who will appear at Bound for Glory in Japan.

First Names Announced for TNA Bound For Glory! Tickets on Sale This Weekend!

One of TNA’s most anticipated events of the year is just around the corner! Bound For Glory will take place on October 12 at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo!

Tickets go on sale THIS WEEKEND at the Korakuen Hall Box Office during the scheduled show from Wrestle-1!


  • No significant rumors to report on today.


  • Stay tuned for our WWE SmackDown review later this morning.
  • Jim Ross answered a few questions on the wrestling business.

On how he would run TNA:

“No reason to comment on TNA as I’ve made myself clear that I have no desire to return pro wrestling full time much less take over rebuilding a company.”

Video of the Day

  • We have a “State of the WWE Tag Team Division” article coming out shortly, so in honor or if, here is a classic Tag Team Championship match between The Guerreros and The World’s Greatest Tag Team.

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