The Pope (with Terrence and Terrell) vs. Devon
Devon goes after Pope early. The crowd is doing dueling chants for Devon and Pope. Pope puts Devon’s head in front of the ringside post and attempts to throw a chair at it, but Devon avoids it. Later on, Pope calls for Devon’s sons to join him in the ring. He tells them to attack their father. They don’t seem to want to, but Pope stays on their case. They continue to hesitate and eventually Pope attacks one of them. The other brother didn’t like that, so Pope knocks him out too. Devon fires up and goes on the offensive. Devon hits his finisher on Pope and scores the pinfall. After the match, Devon’s sons come into the ring. Devon looks apprehensive, but eventually holds his arms out wide and they all share a big hug. Awwww.
Backstage: Jeremy Borash Talks Jeff Hardy; Sting & Velvet Sky Talk
Backstage, Jeremy Borash talks about Jeff Hardy’s road to redemption. He is interupted by Velvet Sky. Sting enters the scene. Velvet says she needs to talk to him. Velvet lobbies for the Knockouts VP position. He tries to respond, but Velvet starts complaining about Madison Rayne. Sting eventually seems to like her idea but said the crew couldn’t make it happen on short notice. Ultimately, Sting endorses Velvet’s plan and that debackle concludes.
Backstage: Jeremy Borash Interviews Sting
We’re still backstage, Jeremy Borash asks Sting about Jeff Hardy. Sting said he didn’t really give Hardy the chance. Instead, Sting says Hardy rebuilt the bridge of trust one brick at a time. Sting concludes by venting some more about Bobby Roode being a thorn in his side.
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