Tonight is the night that all three former members of the Shield face-off for the WWE title. Will the Lunatic Fringe retain the title, will the Architect of the Shield, or will the Roman Empire reign once again? Let’s see what happens at Battleground 8E/5P.
Smackdown gets the WWE Championship after Dean Ambrose picks up a victory against his former brothers from The Shield. Seth Rollins & Roman Reigns. He has proven himself worthy of being a champion and has finally proved it tonight when he beat the odds.
“I know that because I’m an anomaly. I’ve moved things with my mind. I’ve lit things on fire, I’ve caught bullets midair. I’ve seen things that people only dream about. I’ve seen the seams between universes ripped apart. Things that human shouldn’t see. You people make up explanations, assign meaning to things without knowing, because it’s reassuring. It’s comforting. But I can’t do that. Because I know too much.”