By Jason Powell
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-The team of Scott Stanford, David Otunga, Corey Graves, and Booker T hosted from the studio at WWE Headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut. Booker played up being bothered by Stanford’s introduction.
-Undertaker confronting Vince McMahon and Shane McMahon was hyped for Raw. Taker still has long hair in all WWE graphics.
-New Day vs. Alberto Del Rio and Rusev for the WWE Tag Team Championship was hyped for Raw.
-The hosts spoke over highlights of the Roadblock main event. They had a better camera view that showed Dean Ambrose’s foot being under the bottom rope when he pinned Triple H. The panelists played the ESPN game by taking opposing sides regarding whether the referee made the right call.
-The hosts discussed Jacqueline Moore being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. Graves spoke about watching Moore on the Global Wrestling Federation show on ESPN.
-Youtube skits featuring New Day impersonating and mocking League of Nations were shown. A League of Nations clip at their horrible set aired. Rusev mocked Sheamus and King Barrett a bit for losing on Saturday. Sheamus said the numbers are in their favor this time. Rusev said he and Del Rio would bring home the tag titles. They all yelled obnoxiously to end the segment.
-Graves spoke about how “fun and entertaining” New Day are. Stanford stressed that all four members of League of Nations would there for the tag title match this time.
-Sami Zayn vs. The Miz was announced for Raw. Graves spoke about the history between Zayn and Kevin Owens. He said that just because there is unfinished business does not mean Zayn deserves a title shot.
-Stanford hyped the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal along with the previously advertised WrestleMania matches.
-A Vince McMahon and Shane McMahon recap video package aired. The hosts closed out the show by talking about the McMahon family drama.