By Jason Powell
-WWE Smackdown Live is in Lincoln, Nebraska at Pinnacle Bank Arena. WWE is hyping that AJ Styles will confront WWE Champion Dean Ambrose. This will be the go-home show for Sunday’s WWE Backlash event. Join me for live coverage of Smackdown as the show airs live on USA Network at 7CT/8ET. Jake Barnett has the night off, but he will be back on Wednesday with the WWE Smackdown Hit List.
-We are looking for correspondents for tonight’s Smackdown Live in Lincoln, Nebraska. If you are going to Smackdown or another upcoming show and want to help by sending in reports, contact me at email@example.com
-Dot Net Members will be listening to a special Tuesday edition of the Q&A audio show later today. The show was delayed due to the Labor Day holiday. Join us on the ad-free version of the Prowrestling.net website and special section of our free iPhone and Android apps by signing up for membership today via the Dot Net Members’ Signup Page.
-There are now dark matches advertised for Smackdown.
Birthdays and Notables
-Braun Strowman (a/k/a Adam Scherr) is 33 today.
-Jillian Hall is 36 today.
-WWE Hall of Famer Wendi Richter is 55 today.
-Low Ki (a/k/a Brandon Silvestry) is 37 today.
-Leroy Brown (a/k/a Roland C Daniels) died on September 6, 1988 at age 37 of a stroke and subsequent heart attack caused by severe cirrhosis.