Dolph Ziggler picks up a big win over Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns returns to action with a victory over Fandango, Rusev ambushes Ryback, Jimmy Uso inadvertently costs Naomi the Divas Championship, and Kane victimizes The Bunny again.
Wrestling 101: WWE SmackDown
Dolph Ziggler, Ryback, & Erick Rowan take it to their respective WWE TLC opponents, John Cena has some strong words for Seth Rollins, The Miz continues to drive a wedge between husband and wife, and Jack Swagger sends a message to Rusev by making Titus O'Neil tap out.
Kane inadvertently costs Seth Rollins & Big Show the main event, Dolph Ziggler gets a small measure of payback for Luke Harper's underhanded tactics, Gold & Stardust vow to cast "darkness" upon The New Day, and Bray Wyatt tries to end Dean Ambrose for good.
Dolph Ziggler caps off a week of survival with a count-out victory over the Intercontinental Champion, Kane unleashes hell on Ryback, Rusev narrowly survives a 20-Man Battle Royal to keep his United States Title, and The New Day dawns on SmackDown.
Ryback lays waste to Kane before getting in Triple H's face, Dolph Ziggler defies the odds to retain the Intercontinental Title, Bray Wyatt assaults Dean Ambrose, Adam Rose attacks The Bunny again, and Chris Jericho's Highlight Reel turns threatening.
Dolph Ziggler survives a Steel Cage encounter with Kane, Ryback proves why he is a potential member of Team Authority, Nikki Bella uses her sister to attack AJ Lee, Adam Rose takes out his frustrations on The Bunny, and Gold & Stardust show their resourcefulness inside the steel to retain the tag titles.
Dean Ambrose bests Cesaro in a Trick or Street Fight, Mark Henry sends Big Show through the ringside barricade, Kane & Seth Rollins humiliate Dolph Ziggler, Bray Wyatt returns to SmackDown, and Nikki Bella becomes the new #1 Contender for the Divas Title.
Dean Ambrose takes out Seth Rollins' personal security in extreme fashion, Dolph Ziggler successfully defends the Intercontinental Title, Nikki Bella pins her sister, and Big Show makes a passionate promise for WWE Hell in a Cell.
Dean Ambrose nearly gets his hands on Seth Rollins, Big Show gets fired up about his rematch against Rusev, Sheamus Brogue Kicks his way to a victory for his team, and Paige leaves AJ Lee laid out.
John Cena pays Dean Ambrose back for the attack on RAW, The Rock & Triple H confront each other backstage, and Theodore Long captains a winning team against John Laurinaitis to earn a prestigious honor.
John Cena's obsession with Seth Rollins costs Dean Ambrose dearly, Rusev enrages Big Show, AJ Lee gets her hands on Paige's "new best friend", and The Miz makes a new enemy in the hot-headed United States Champion.
Big Show knocks Rusev out, Dean Ambrose steals Seth Rollins' Money-in-the-Bank briefcase, Dolph Ziggler retains the Intercontinental Title under controversial circumstances, and Gold & Stardust get themselves intentionally disqualified to keep the WWE Tag Team Titles.