On Episode 196 of “Podcast of the Immortals,” Matt represented team Raw while Jimmy and Andy represented team Smackdown during our WWE brand extension fantasy draft.
You can listen to the episode here:
The rules for the draft were simple:
- Each show drafts 20 wrestlers total.
- Dean Ambrose as WWE World Heavyweight Champion is not available to be drafted. The WWE Champion is considered a floater on both shows.
- Four women’s wrestlers needed to be drafted per show.
- Two tag-teams must be drafted per show.
- You cannot draft a whole tag-team in one pick.
- NXT wrestlers were available to be drafted.
- Two announcers, One GM, and one potential returning superstar will be drafted following the main roster draft.
Team Smackdown had the first pick and it alternated from there.
Here are the results for Team Raw
- Brock Lesnar
- AJ Styles
- Roman Reigns
- Sasha Banks
- Randy Orton
- Big Cass
- Xavier Woods
- Chris Jericho
- Samoa Joe
- Becky Lynch
- Apollo Crews
- Baron Corbin
- Darren Young
- Austin Aries
- Tyler Breeze
Announcers: Mauro Ranallo, Daniel Bryan
GM: Stone Cold Steve Austin
Possible returning wrestler: CM Punk
- Seth Rollins
- Kevin Owens
- John Cena
- Finn Balor
- Sami Zayn
- Bray Wyatt
- Big E
- Kofi Kingston
- Luke Harper
- Hideo Itami
- Alberto Del Rio
- Luke Gallows
- Dolph Ziggler
- Dana Brooke
Announcers: Cory Graves, Rene Young
GM: Paul Heyman
Possible returning wrestler: Kurt Angle
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