It was announced at tonight’s Smackdown tapings in Bridgeport, Connecticut that Dolph Ziggler would be defending his WWE United States Championship against Zack Ryder at Survivor Series. Ziggler will also be on “Team Barrett” in the 10-man Survivor Series match, making this the second PPV in a row that he performs in two matches.

We will have a full report of the Smackdown taping when it becomes available.