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Lead SmackDown Writer Released By WWE

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (May 29, 1989) – WWF Prime Time Wrestling

On this day in 1989, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Prime Time Wrestling’.

It featured pre-taped matches, studio interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF SummerSlam 1989’ PPV.

The card can be found right here:

– Ted DiBiase vs. Scott Colton

– Haku vs. Jim Evans

– Rick Martel vs. Tim Horner

– Brutus Beefcake vs. Tom Stone

– The Honky Tonk Man vs. Jim Powers

– Coliseum Video Corner: Jake Roberts vs. Rick Rude

– Bret Hart vs. Randy Spear

– The Red Rooster vs. Richard Charland

– Bad News Brown & The Brooklyn Brawler vs. The Blue Blazer & Hillbilly Jim

• Old School WWF Jobber Of The Day: Brian Johnson

Brian Johnson WWF Jobber

• Lead SmackDown Writer Released By WWE

One of the lead writers for SmackDown, Chris DeJoseph, has parted ways with WWE.

He returned to the company in December 2019, and has been let go just 5 months later.

The Wrestling Observer has confirmed his release from WWE.

Prior to his most recent run with the company, he had worked as part of the WWE creative team from 2004 until 2010.

The blue brand just started a new and very unique angle related to Jeff Hardy’s real life issues with DUI, which could possibly be changed after DeJoseph’s departure.

Also Read: Complete Results From Tonight’s SmackDown

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