- The dark match after tonight's SmackDown taping saw Daniel Bryan defeat WWE Champion Randy Orton via disqualification after The Shield interfered. The heels started to beat down Bryan when Kofi Kingston, Dolph Ziggler and Rob Van Dam make the save. The faces then hit their finishers on Seth Rollins to end the show.
- The following matches were taped for this week's episode of SmackDown:
* Randy Orton vs. Rob Van Dam is up first.
* Ryback vs. Dolph Ziggler
* Kofi Kingston vs. Curtis Axel (non-title match) is up next
* Naomi vs. Brie Bella
* The Big Show vs. 3MB in a handicap match
* Daniel Bryan vs. a member of The Shield
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