With WWE No Mercy just around the corner on October 9th, Smackdown Live focused on further developing feuds that will culminate at the PPV. The Miz and Dolph Ziggler clashed in a war of words, which led to a huge announcement, and one of the best segments of WWE TV all year.
AJ Styles put his WWE World Title on the line against Dean Ambrose in the main event, with John Cena on ringside commentary, as all three men prepare for their triple threat bout at No Mercy.
Randy Orton and Bray Wyatt both played mind games in a number of backstage scenes. These segments and more were the focus as the build towards No Mercy continues, with Smackdown Live exceeding Raw in quality once again.
Why? Let’s find out, as I analyse and grade each segment for the 27th September edition of Smackdown Live.