John Cena puts Randy Orton through TLC hell, CM Punk finds himself in a 3-on-1 Handicap Match against The Shield at WWE TLC, Bray Wyatt tries to awaken Daniel Bryan's inner "monster", and Damien Sandow becomes the new #1 Contender for the Intercontinental Title.
Wrestling 101: WWE Raw
Randy Orton stands tall over John Cena with both the WWE Title and the World Heavyweight Title, Big Show gets rattled, The Shield attacks CM Punk after The Wyatt Family abducts Daniel Bryan, The Shield appears more dominant than ever, and Big E. Langston forms a dominant partnership with "The World's Strongest Man".
Rey Mysterio makes a long-awaited return to the WWE to aid CM Punk & Daniel Bryan, Big E. Langston gets his first taste of major singles gold, Brad Maddox and Vickie Guerrero receive their punishment, John Cena tricks Alberto Del Rio, and Dolph Ziggler plays a tune for Damien Sandow.
RAW concludes with a twelve-man super collision, CM Punk deals out another beat-down on Paul Heyman, Big Show drives the WWE Champion through the announce table, Kane, Maddox, & Vickie bicker over who is in charge, Curtis Axel survives with the Intercontinental Title, and Big E. Langston comes to the aid of John Cena.
Big Show gets much more than he bargained for after getting re-hired, CM Punk & Daniel Bryan join forces for the sake of revenge, Randy Orton survives Big E. Langston, & John Cena leads his team to another victory over Damien Sandow & The Real Americans.
Big Show leads a mutiny against The Authority, John Cena survives Damien Sandow's cash-in, The Wyatt Family inexplicably lays waste to both Daniel Bryan and CM Punk, Shawn Michaels shows his true colors and winds up in the Yes Lock, and Kane hands himself over to The Authority.
Big Show crashes the Hell in a Cell contract signing, CM Punk & Big E. Langston prevail over Ryback & Curtis Axel, Shawn Michaels shows no favoritism, Brie Bella pins the Divas Champion again, Bray Wyatt has a sinister message for The Miz, and Goldust & Cody Rhodes end up with an unenviable title defense.
Goldust & Cody Rhodes use a major assist from Big Show to win the WWE Tag Team Titles, Randy Orton costs and attacks Daniel Bryan, Triple H vows to be the "bad guy", and Randy Orton nearly gets his head taken off by Shawn Michaels.
Big Show finally gets his hands on Triple H, Randy Orton costs Daniel Bryan in the main event, "The Heartbreak Kid" will play a major role at Hell in a Cell, Vickie Guerrero makes a blockbuster announcement regarding the World Heavyweight Championship, and an impromptu alliance proves fruitful for CM Punk & R-Truth.
Randy Orton decimates Daniel Bryan in front of his fiancee, Big Show nearly gets himself arrested, The Shield beats down the Rhodes Family, CM Punk outsmarts Paul Heyman and company, and Los Matadores make their debut.
Daniel Bryan leads his Superstar team to a sweet victory over The Shield, Paul Heyman lures CM Punk into a painful beat down, Goldust & Cody Rhodes jump The Shield, Stephanie McMahon again forces Big Show's 'hand', and Randy Orton sets out to destroy Rob Van Dam.
Daniel Bryan and several WWE Superstars take out The Shield in an act of defiance against Triple H, Randy Orton dismantles The Miz in front of his mother and father, Big Show 'saves' Dusty Rhodes from an assault by The Shield, and Triple H strips Daniel Bryan of the WWE Championship.