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WWE: Smackdown to be shown LIVE once a month before PPV’s?

Mike Johnson of is reporting that the WWE is considering the idea of taping Smackdown live once a month preceding pay per views once they switch to MyNetworkTV.

Although the company has not signed off on this completely, they will be airing Smackdown live on Friday, April 4th, in Houston, Texas. That, of course, is the weekend of WrestleMania.
If this did take place, then once a month, Smackdown would air live the Friday leading into the Sunday’s live pay per view, ending with the regular live Raw taping on Monday.