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While One Night Stand may be over, its ramifications are still being felt throughout WWE. Similarly, Puddle of Mudd, who provided "Famous," the official theme song for the pay-per-view, has been rocking WWE for several years.

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — One Night Stand's Lumberjack Match could prove to be the most barbaric hand-to-hand combat match on the Extreme Rules card. With Mark Henry and Kane, two of WWE's most powerful and volatile Superstars looking to establish dominance in the SmackDown kingdom, both men realize exactly what is at stake -- respect.

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The final slap of referee Mike Chioda's hand on the concrete floor was music to John Cena's ears, as the WWE Champion laid across the prone body of The Great Khali. This time at One Night Stand, there were no questions left unanswered. The Champ had beaten the never-pinned monster.

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When CM Punk used Matt Striker as a weapon to drive Elijah Burke through the table, the New Breed may have lost more than a match.

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Jacksonville, Fla. -- It appears the so-called World's Greatest Tag Team aren't quite ready to scale the same heights of tandem greatness as The Hardys. Matt & Jeff retained their World Tag Team Titles in a wild Ladder Match triumph over Shelton Benjamin & Charlie Haas at One Night Stand.

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Jacksonville, Fla. -- In the final instants of One Night Stand's hellacious Steel Cage Match, Batista crawled head-first through the doorway and touched the outside floor with his hands. For a moment, The Animal believed he had reclaimed the elusive World Heavyweight Championship, as did an elated sold-out crowd inside the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena.

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Bobby Lashley clutched the ECW World Title and caressed it against his sweaty brow as the crowd at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena roared. He held the ECW World Title for everyone -- especially Mr. McMahon -- to see. A wave of relief washed over his face as he finally regained his cherished title from the Chairman in a Street Fight and exorcised months of humiliation and demoralization at the hands of the diabolical WWE tyrant.

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Jacksonville, Fla. -- Things got quite messy at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena once the fired-up (and not to mention extremely delicious) Candice Michelle got her hands on the Women's Champion Melina in a non- title Pudding Match. Unfortunately for the Women's Champion, this Pudding Match was no special treat.

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Rob Van Dam's legendary career may be in jeopardy after he suffered another concusson following a brutal attack tonight at One Night Stand by Randy Orton.

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Jacksonville, Fla. -- Mark Henry continued to map out his path of destruction at One Night Stand, defeating Kane in a Lumberjack Match -- a match where if either of the competitors exits the ring, the lumberjacks at ringside throw them back into the ring. The match was announced after Kane was counted out of his match with Henry Friday on SmackDown.

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Tonight, Van Dam comes to One Night Stand again, defending the spirit of ECW against a brash, young Superstar that wants to put that spirit to rest for good. But he comes in at less than 100 percent, suffering post-concussion symptoms from attacks by the Legend Killer Randy Orton.

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Hours before he'll step into a Steel Cage with Batista, World Heavyweight Champion Edge arrived at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena with a demeanor that was much more arrogant than one would expect -- even for the pompous Rated-R Superstar.

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Tonight, The World's Greatest Tag Team will attempt to wrest the World Tag Team Championship away from The Hardys in Matt & Jeff's specialty: the Ladder Match.

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Candice Michelle has been on a hot streak lately, but this Sunday, she might find herself cooled down just a bit…and not even necessarily by her opponent.

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CM Punk gritted his teeth as he leaned on the splintered remains of a table. He tried to pull himself up. His ribs and back ached, thanks to crash-landing through the table, courtesy of an explosive Pounce from New Breed enforcer Marcus Cor Von during a No Disqualification Match with Elijah Burke. But a deeper pain made the Straightedge Superstar wince -- phrases such as "What if?" and "If only" burned in his mind.

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The Animal is once again backed into a corner at One Night Stand, but on Sunday, this particular corner is a bit narrower, more confined and composed of unforgiving steel.

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For Bobby Lashley, the last few weeks have been filled with clichés. Heading into One Night Stand, there's one more cliché Lashley would love to see to fruition: the third time is the charm.

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Elijah Burke hears the whispers. And ECW's self-proclaimed "Paragon of Virtue" is haunted by two images -- his lying face-down after CM Punk, a man he had personally recruited for the New Breed, knocked him out and cost him and his group a pivotal match against the ECW Originals last month and his looking up at the lights at the end of their one-on-one war at Judgment Day.

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The last thing John Cena expected when he challenged The Great Khali to another match for the WWE Championship was for that contest to be a Pinfalls Count Anywhere Match. This Sunday, Cena will need to find some way to pin Khali and keep the towering threat from India on his large back for a referee's three-count — something no man has ever been able to do.

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On Raw, The World's Greatest Tag Team challenged The Hardys to their World Tag Team Championship at One Night Stand. Stepping up in response, Matt & Jeff Hardy not only agreed to Charlie Haas & Shelton Benjamin's challenge, but declared they will literally put the titles up for grabs Sunday night—high above the ring, in a Ladder Match.

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Recalling every egotistical stunt that maniacal business mogul -- and current ECW World Champion -- Mr. McMahon has ever pulled could take months, possibly years. But the WWE Chairman's latest ego-trip, prompted by the insatiable need to dispirit Bobby Lashley, has forced him into a Street Fight… and a One Night Stand that could well be his last.

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Puddle of Mudd rocks One Night Stand

While One Night Stand may be over, its ramifications are still being felt throughout WWE. Similarly, Puddle of Mudd, who provided "Famous," the official theme song for the pay-per-view, has been rocking WWE for several years.

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Hungry for respect

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — One Night Stand's Lumberjack Match could prove to be the most barbaric hand-to-hand combat match on the Extreme Rules card. With Mark Henry and Kane, two of WWE's most powerful and volatile Superstars looking to establish dominance in the SmackDown kingdom, both men realize exactly what is at stake -- respect.

Read Full Story»

WWE Champion John Cena def. The Great Khali (Pinfalls Count Anywhere Match)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The final slap of referee Mike Chioda's hand on the concrete floor was music to John Cena's ears, as the WWE Champion laid across the prone body of The Great Khali. This time at One Night Stand, there were no questions left unanswered. The Champ had beaten the never-pinned monster.

Read Full Story»

CM Punk, Sandman & Tommy Dreamer def. Elijah Burke, Matt Striker & Marcus Cor Von (Tables Match)

When CM Punk used Matt Striker as a weapon to drive Elijah Burke through the table, the New Breed may have lost more than a match.

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World Tag Team Champions The Hardys def. The World's Greatest Tag Team (Ladder Match)

Jacksonville, Fla. -- It appears the so-called World's Greatest Tag Team aren't quite ready to scale the same heights of tandem greatness as The Hardys. Matt & Jeff retained their World Tag Team Titles in a wild Ladder Match triumph over Shelton Benjamin & Charlie Haas at One Night Stand.

Read Full Story»

World Heavyweight Champion Edge def. Batista (Steel Cage Match)

Jacksonville, Fla. -- In the final instants of One Night Stand's hellacious Steel Cage Match, Batista crawled head-first through the doorway and touched the outside floor with his hands. For a moment, The Animal believed he had reclaimed the elusive World Heavyweight Championship, as did an elated sold-out crowd inside the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena.

Read Full Story»

Bobby Lashley def. ECW World Champion Mr. McMahon (Street Fight; new champion)

Bobby Lashley clutched the ECW World Title and caressed it against his sweaty brow as the crowd at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena roared. He held the ECW World Title for everyone -- especially Mr. McMahon -- to see. A wave of relief washed over his face as he finally regained his cherished title from the Chairman in a Street Fight and exorcised months of humiliation and demoralization at the hands of the diabolical WWE tyrant.

Read Full Story»

Candice Michelle def. Melina (Pudding Match)

Jacksonville, Fla. -- Things got quite messy at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena once the fired-up (and not to mention extremely delicious) Candice Michelle got her hands on the Women's Champion Melina in a non- title Pudding Match. Unfortunately for the Women's Champion, this Pudding Match was no special treat.

Read Full Story»

RVD def. Randy Orton (Stretcher Match)

Rob Van Dam's legendary career may be in jeopardy after he suffered another concusson following a brutal attack tonight at One Night Stand by Randy Orton.

Read Full Story»

Mark Henry def. Kane (Lumberjack Match)

Jacksonville, Fla. -- Mark Henry continued to map out his path of destruction at One Night Stand, defeating Kane in a Lumberjack Match -- a match where if either of the competitors exits the ring, the lumberjacks at ringside throw them back into the ring. The match was announced after Kane was counted out of his match with Henry Friday on SmackDown.

Read Full Story»

Clouds of doubt surround ECW defender

Tonight, Van Dam comes to One Night Stand again, defending the spirit of ECW against a brash, young Superstar that wants to put that spirit to rest for good. But he comes in at less than 100 percent, suffering post-concussion symptoms from attacks by the Legend Killer Randy Orton.

Read Full Story»

The master of mental chess

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Hours before he'll step into a Steel Cage with Batista, World Heavyweight Champion Edge arrived at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena with a demeanor that was much more arrogant than one would expect -- even for the pompous Rated-R Superstar.

Read Full Story»

World's Greatest Preparation

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Tonight, The World's Greatest Tag Team will attempt to wrest the World Tag Team Championship away from The Hardys in Matt & Jeff's specialty: the Ladder Match.

Read Full Story»

There's always room for Candice

Candice Michelle has been on a hot streak lately, but this Sunday, she might find herself cooled down just a bit…and not even necessarily by her opponent.

Read Full Story»

Punk's lesson in extreme table etiquette

CM Punk gritted his teeth as he leaned on the splintered remains of a table. He tried to pull himself up. His ribs and back ached, thanks to crash-landing through the table, courtesy of an explosive Pounce from New Breed enforcer Marcus Cor Von during a No Disqualification Match with Elijah Burke. But a deeper pain made the Straightedge Superstar wince -- phrases such as "What if?" and "If only" burned in his mind.

Read Full Story»

Animal's one last chance?

The Animal is once again backed into a corner at One Night Stand, but on Sunday, this particular corner is a bit narrower, more confined and composed of unforgiving steel.

Read Full Story»

Putting the "street" in Street Fight

For Bobby Lashley, the last few weeks have been filled with clichés. Heading into One Night Stand, there's one more cliché Lashley would love to see to fruition: the third time is the charm.

Read Full Story»

New bred and fine

Elijah Burke hears the whispers. And ECW's self-proclaimed "Paragon of Virtue" is haunted by two images -- his lying face-down after CM Punk, a man he had personally recruited for the New Breed, knocked him out and cost him and his group a pivotal match against the ECW Originals last month and his looking up at the lights at the end of their one-on-one war at Judgment Day.

Read Full Story»

Can Cena pin Khali?

The last thing John Cena expected when he challenged The Great Khali to another match for the WWE Championship was for that contest to be a Pinfalls Count Anywhere Match. This Sunday, Cena will need to find some way to pin Khali and keep the towering threat from India on his large back for a referee's three-count — something no man has ever been able to do.

Read Full Story»

'Fresh' vs. 'experience'

On Raw, The World's Greatest Tag Team challenged The Hardys to their World Tag Team Championship at One Night Stand. Stepping up in response, Matt & Jeff Hardy not only agreed to Charlie Haas & Shelton Benjamin's challenge, but declared they will literally put the titles up for grabs Sunday night—high above the ring, in a Ladder Match.

Read Full Story»

Ego-maniac?

Recalling every egotistical stunt that maniacal business mogul -- and current ECW World Champion -- Mr. McMahon has ever pulled could take months, possibly years. But the WWE Chairman's latest ego-trip, prompted by the insatiable need to dispirit Bobby Lashley, has forced him into a Street Fight… and a One Night Stand that could well be his last.

Read Full Story»

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