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Philadelphia wrestling fans, personalities predict WrestleMania 31

I gathered the brightest wrestling minds in Philadelphia to predict the biggest event on the wrestling calendar, WrestleMania.

This blue-ribbon panel includes three writers, two radio personalities, one former WWE creative team member and a man that was privileged enough to actually walk down the aisle at WrestleMania - in Philadelphia no less.

Our all-star panel includes myself; Nick Kayal of 97.5 The Fanatic and; Spike Eskin of SportsRadio 94WIP; Nick Piccone of and; Mark Whited of; former WWE creative team member and Philadelphia native Andrew Goldstein and former WWE and ECW star The Blue Meanie.

What you will see below is our predictions for all of the signed matches for WrestleMania 31. There are seven of us, which means there will be a majority prediction and that will be reflected under each match. The lone exception to this will be the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal, which features a bunch of people.

After you read all of the predictions for each match, I will provide a breakdown of the votes.

WWE World Heavyweight Championship - Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Roman Reigns

Blue Meanie: Roman Reigns

Spike Eskin: Brock Lesnar

Mark Whited: Roman Reigns

Andrew Goldstein: Brock Lesnar

Nick Piccone: Roman Reigns

Nick Kayal: Brock Lesnar

Vaughn Johnson: Brock Lesnar

Voting breakdown: Brock Lesnar 4, Roman Reigns 3
Majority prediction: Brock Lesnar

Triple H vs. Sting

Blue Meanie: Sting

Spike Eskin: Sting

Mark Whited: Sting

Andrew Goldstein: Sting

Nick Piccone: Sting

Nick Kayal: Sting

Vaughn Johnson: Sting

Voting breakdown: Sting 7, Triple H 0
Unanimous prediction: Sting

WWE Intercontinental Champion - Bad News Barrett (c) vs. Daniel Bryan vs. Dolph Ziggler vs. Stardust vs. Dean Ambrose vs. Luke Harper vs. R-Truth

Blue Meanie: Daniel Bryan

Spike Eskin: Dean Ambrose

Mark Whited: Dean Ambrose

Andrew Goldstein: Daniel Bryan

Nick Piccone: Daniel Bryan

Nick Kayal: Dolph Ziggler

Vaughn Johnson: Bad News Barrett

Voting breakdown: Daniel Bryan 3, Dean Ambrose 2, Dolph Ziggler 1, Bad News Barrett 1
Majority prediction: Daniel Bryan

WWE United States Championship - Rusev (c) vs. John Cena

Blue Meanie: Rusev

Spike Eskin: Rusev

Mark Whited: John Cena

Andrew Goldstein: John Cena

Nick Piccone: Rusev

Nick Kayal: Rusev

Vaughn Johnson: John Cena

Voting breakdown: Rusev 4, John Cena 3
Majority prediction: Rusev

The Undertaker vs. Bray Wyatt

Blue Meanie: The Undertaker

Spike Eskin: The Undertaker

Mark Whited: The Undertaker

Andrew Goldstein: Bray Wyatt

Nick Piccone: Bray Wyatt

Nick Kayal: The Undertaker

Vaughn Johnson: The Undertaker

Voting breakdown: The Undertaker 5, Bray Wyatt 2
Majority pick: The Undertaker

Randy Orton vs. Seth Rollins

Blue Meanie: Randy Orton

Spike Eskin: Seth Rollins

Mark Whited: Randy Orton

Andrew Goldstein: Seth RollinsNick Piccone: Randy Orton

Nick Kayal: Randy Orton

Vaughn Johnson: Seth Rollins

Voting breakdown: Randy Orton 4, Seth Rollins 3
Majority pick: Randy Orton

AJ Lee & Paige vs. The Bella Twins

Blue Meanie: AJ Lee & Paige

Spike Eskin: AJ Lee & Paige

Mark Whited: AJ Lee & Paige

Andrew Goldstein: The Bella Twins

Nick Piccone: AJ Lee & Paige

Nick Kayal: AJ Lee & Paige

Vaughn Johnson: AJ Lee & Paige

Voting breakdown: AJ Lee & Paige 6, The Bella Twins 1
Majority prediction: AJ Lee & Paige

Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal

Blue Meanie: Curtis Axel

Spike Eskin: Titus O'Neil (picked with his heart)

Mark Whited: Damien Mizdow

Andrew Goldstein: Sheamus

Nick Piccone: Ryback

Nick Kayal: Sheamus

Vaughn Johnson: Damien Mizdow

Voting breakdown: Sheamus 2, Damien Mizdow 2, Titus O'Neil 1, Ryback 1, Curtis Axel 1
Majority picks: Sheamus & Damien Mizdow

WWE Tag Team Championship - Tyson Kidd & Cesaro (c) vs. Los Matadores vs. The Usos vs. The New Day

Blue Meanie: Tyson Kidd & Cesaro

Spike Eskin: The Usos

Mark Whited: Tyson Kidd & Cesaro

Andrew Goldstein: The Usos

Nick Piccone: Tyson Kidd

Nick Kayal: Tyson Kidd & Cesaro

Vaughn Johnson: Tyson Kidd & Cesaro

Voting breakdown: Tyson Kidd & Cesaro 5, The Usos 2
Majority pick: Tyson Kidd & Cesaro

Final analysis: I'm surprised that we only had one unanimous prediction and that one wasn't the John Cena-Rusev match. I thought for certain all seven members of the panel would go with Cena there, but instead, the majority of us chose Rusev.

The slim margin between Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns is also a little surprising given that most of these predictions were made before the news of Lesnar re-signing with the WWE became public. I personally was going to go with Reigns, but Lesnar's announcement made me change my mind.

I'm not surprised at all that Sting was unanimously picked to defeat Triple H, as it's pretty hard to imagine Sting losing his first-ever match in a WWE ring.

Outside of Sting earning all seven votes, the only other lopsided outcome was with AJ Lee and Paige-Bella Twins match with AJ Lee and Paige earning six of the seven possible votes. I personally thought the results for the divas match would have been a little tighter.

Since there are so many options to choose from in the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal, it would have been virtually impossible for us to unanimously pick one person or have one person land the majority of the picks.

The tag team title match was pretty lopsided as well with five of the seven votes going to Tyson Kidd and Cesaro … and that's a fact.