WWE World Heavyweight Championship - The Rock

July 21, 2002 - August 25, 2002

The Vengeance pay-per-view in Detroit was the site of The Rock's seventh WWE Championship victory. In a Triple Threat Match, The Great One outlasted both Kurt Angle and then-WWE Champion The Undertaker to take home the title. The Rock's title reign fell just days short from lasting one month.

This WeekIn 2001

March 5, 2001
After Jerry Lawler departs WWE, Paul Heyman debuts as a color commentator on Raw. ECW files for bankruptcy one month later.