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WWE Smackdown News & Notes 2/4
– WWE announced A.J. Styles vs. Chris Jericho for next week’s Smackdown. It’s a rare time WWE announced a match for the following Smackdown (instead of Raw) as part of trying to reinvigorate Smackdown now that it’s on USA Network.
— WWE (@WWE) February 5, 2016
– WWE announced Brock Lesnar for the next Raw continuing to build to Fast Lane.
– The main emphasis of Smackdown was teasing conflict between “brothers” Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose. The duo are heading into a triple threat #1 contender match against Lesnar at Fast Lane.
– Smackdown emanated from Smackdown announcer Jerry Lawler’s hometown of Memphis.
– Ryback debuted a new look that was strikingly similar to a former WCW champion Goldberg.
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