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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (March 11, 2002) – WWF Monday Night RAW

On this day in 2002, the World Wrestling Federation aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Monday Night RAW’.

It was broadcasted from the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF WrestleMania X8’ PPV.

Here’s the card:

1. RVD & Hardy Boyz vs. William Regal & Dudley Boyz

2. Test vs. Rikishi

3. WWF Hardcore Title: Al Snow vs. Goldust

4. Booker T & Kurt Angle vs. Edge & The Big Show

5. Christian vs. Billy

6. Jazz & Stacy Keibler vs. Lita & Trish Stratus

7. Handicap Match: The nWo (Hulk Hogan & Kevin Nash & Scott Hall) vs. Steve Austin & The Rock

• Debut Taking Place On Next Week’s SmackDown

On last night’s episode of WWE Backstage on FS1, it was revealed that Rob Gronkowski is close to signing a deal with WWE.

In an update to this, The Wrap is reporting that Rob has already signed a deal with WWE and will debut on next week’s episode of SmackDown:

“Former New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has officially signed with WWE, an insider told TheWrap exclusively. The ex-NFL great is set to debut one week from Friday, on the March 20 “SmackDown” on Fox.”

For those who don’t know, Rob got involved in the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal on the WrestleMania 33 Kickoff Show and helped his friend, Mojo Rawley, win the match.

You can watch it below:

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