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SmackDown results — Sept. 5, 2014: John Cena, Roman Reigns, Chris Jericho, Big Show & Mark Henry stood tall in a 10-Man Tag Team Match

John Cena’s SmackDown speech escalated into a huge main event showdown

University of Nebraska — On an unforgettable edition of SmackDown, 10 of WWE’s top Superstars squared off in an epic tag team clash, a “Total Diva” ran into the Divas Champion’s Ram-Paige and Rusev accepted Mark Henry’s mighty challenge.  

John Cena sounded off about his Night of Champions match against Brock Lesnar: SmackDown, Sept. 5, 2014

John Cena has some strong words for WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar.

John Cena kicked off SmackDown with an impassioned message to the WWE Universe. At WWE Night of Champions the Cenation leader made it clear that he will get redemption when he faces Brock Lesnar for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship on Sept. 21.

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The 15-time World Champion’s fiery speech soon produced a standoff between an all-star lineup of Superstars that WWE COO Triple H proclaimed would make for a great main event clash. As a result, it was announced that Corporate Kane, Seth Rollins, Bray Wyatt, Luke Harper & Erick Rowan would battle John Cena, Roman Reigns, Chris Jericho, Big Show & Mark Henry in a massive 10-Man Tag Team Match!

Dolph Ziggler def. Cesaro

Dolph Ziggler vs. Cesaro: SmackDown, Sept. 5, 2014

Intercontinental Champion Dolph Ziggler squares off with Cesaro while United States Champion Sheamus joins the SmackDown announce team.

Intercontinental Champion Dolph Ziggler managed to outlast Cesaro’s hard-hitting offensive onslaught when he rolled up The Swiss Superman for the victory.

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Cesaro — who will battle Sheamus at WWE Night of Champions for the United States Championship — began to inflict a post-match beatdown on the bleached blond titleholder. That ended abruptly, however, when The Celtic Warrior — who had earlier joined the SmackDown announce team — entered the fray, threw his title at the No. 1 contender and blasted The King of Swing with a bone-crushing Brogue Kick.

Gold & Stardust went a little mad for Uso Crazy

Gold & Stardust went a little mad for Uso Crazy: SmackDown, Sept. 5, 2014

Gold & Stardust continue to be the most bizarre duo in WWE.

Will the stars align at WWE Night of Champions for Gold & Stardust? The bizarre duo certainly thinks so, as they have set their cosmic gaze upon The Usos and their WWE Tag Team Titles. Or at least, it seemed that way based on their strange interstellar interaction.

Jimmy Uso def. Heath Slater

Jimmy Uso vs. Heath Slater: SmackDown, Sept. 5, 2014

WWE Tag Team Champion Jimmy Uso competes in a singles match against Heath Slater on SmackDown.

With Titus O’Neil and an injured Jey Uso roaming around ringside, Jimmy Uso soared above Heath Slater, defeating the The One-Man Band with a top-rope splash after kicking The Real Deal from the ring apron.

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Rusev accepted Mark Henry’s WWE Night of Champions challenge

Rusev accepted Mark Henry's WWE Night of Champions challenge: SmackDown, Sept. 5, 2014

Mark Henry has a war of words with Rusev & Lana.

Will anyone stop Lana and Rusev’s anti-American discourse? We’ll find out at WWE Night of Champions when Mark Henry faces Rusev in a battle of super powers.

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The World’s Strongest Man cut off The Ravishing Russian’s latest verbal attack against the U.S.A., seeking an answer to his patriotic challenge. Lana accepted on behalf of her Super Athlete, setting up a huge head-on collision on Sept. 21.

Paige def. Brie Bella

Brie Bella vs. Paige: SmackDown, Sept. 5, 2014

Chaos erupts outside the ring during the non-title match between Brie Bella and Divas Champion Paige.

Earlier in the day, Stephanie McMahon announced that both AJ Lee and Nikki Bella would face Paige for the Divas Championship at WWE Night of Champions. With both Diva challengers joining commentary for The Diva of Tomorrow’s non-title match against Brie Bella, there was enough drama to fill up a “Best of Jerry Springer” DVD collection.

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In the middle of the Divas Champion’s SmackDown showdown with the “Total Divas” star, Paige’s “frenemy” attacked Brie’s twin sister. To the surprise of many, including The Black Widow, Brie came to the defense of her estranged sibling. Unfortunately for the “kind-hearted” Brie, her return to the ring was met by a Ram-Paige from the Divas Champion.

Bo Dallas def. Zack Ryder

Zack Ryder vs. Bo Dallas: SmackDown, Sept. 5, 2014

Can Bo Dallas turn Zack Ryder into a Bo-Liever?

Bo Dallas defeated Zack Ryder with his signature Running Bo-dog, but it was the inspirational Superstar’s post-match message that sparked some real fireworks.

Swagger stands tall 

When Dallas appeared to be copying Jack Swagger’s “We the People “ catchphrase, a fuming Real American stormed the ring to engage the grinning grappler in battle. The patriotic Superstar kicked Dallas from the ring after a furious fight, before proudly delivering his mantra of “We the People” alongside Zeb Colter.

John Cena, Roman Reigns, Chris Jericho, Big Show & Mark Henry def. Seth Rollins, Kane, Bray Wyatt, Luke Harper & Erick Rowan by Disqualification

10-Man Tag Team Match: SmackDown, Sept. 5, 2014

The action never stops in the 10-Man Tag Team Match main event on SmackDown.

One of the biggest main events in SmackDown history didn’t disappoint as nearly 3,000 pounds of Superstars battled to the breaking point in an explosive 10-Man Tag Team Match.

Photos: 10 Man Tag Team showdown

The huge showdown proved to be an evenly matched contest, but SmackDown’s squared circle just couldn’t contain these fierce foes. The match eventually devolved into chaos as the referee was forced to disqualify The Wyatt Family and their cohorts for breaking up John Cena’s STF on Seth Rollins and for refusing to stop their assault. After the dust settled, the bodies of Rollins, Corporate Kane, Bray Wyatt, Luke Harper & Erick Rowan were strewn outside the ring as Cena, Roman Reigns, Chris Jericho, Big Show & Mark Henry overwhelmed their villainous rivals to fight another day.