Full Coverage of WWE ’13 Roster Reveal; CM Punk, Sandow & More

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WWE SummerSlam Axxess WWE'13 Roster Reveal

Jerry LawlerLillian Garcia welcomes us to the roster reveal live at WWE SummerSlam Axxess. Out comes WWE Hall of Famer Jerry "the King" Lawler who mentions Michael Cole to a chorus of unhappy fans. Apparently it's really hot out there. Lawler goes through all the typical WWE.com and Twitter plugs, before bringing out his partner in crime, fellow Hall of Famer Jim Ross. Ross gets a good laugh asking "Where's the hard camera?" and saying "I forgot how to do this!"

The two put over the Attitude Era and say they both "cut loose" in WWE'13; Lawler says the old "puppies!" line. Ross is ribbing Lawler pretty hard, but the show is just getting started as we're introduced to WWE Champion CM Punk! Lillian Garcia asks Punk how he's preparing for his big match at SummerSlam. The Champ responds saying that he can't really prepare, as it's a three way and he has to worry about too many things, like Big Show's giant fist.

Roster Reveal – Round 1

Alberto del Rio
Big Show
Booker T
Brock Lesnar
Brodus Clay
Chris Jericho
Cody Rhodes
Daniel Bryan
David Otunga
Dolph Ziggler
The Great Khali
Heath Slater
Jack Swagger
John Cena (Dr. of Thuganomics version)
John Laurinaitis
Justin Gabriel
Kevin Nash
Kofi Kingston
Mark Henry
The Miz
Randy Orton
John Cena (modern version)

This wraps up Round 1. CM Punk makes fun of David Otunga, John Laurinitis and tells the fans that they can now book the show the way they want, instead of complaining about it on the internet. 

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