The following was taped on Tuesday, March 6 in Uncasville, Connecticut:

WWE Smackdown for March 9:

* Santino Marella def. Jack Swagger to retain the WWE United States Championship in a Steel Cage Match.

* Drew McIntyre def. Hornswoggle. John Laurinaitis said McIntyre had to win this match to get his job back.

* Mark Henry def. Ezekiel Jackson.

* Teddy Long def. John Laurinaitis. Long had to win this match so Laurinaitis’s proposed match of Kane vs. Aksana wouldn’t happen. Randy Orton and Kane brawling on the outside caused the distraction for Long to roll up Laurinaitis.

* Kofi Kingston and R-Truth def. Epico and Primo in a non-title match.

* Daniel Bryan and Sheamus had an in ring segment with Michael Cole. They went back and forth. AJ grabbed the microphone, and Bryan told her to shut up.

* Randy Orton, Big Show, and Sheamus def. Daniel Bryan, Cody Rhodes, and The Miz. Kane attacked Orton after the match, but Orton took him down with an RKO.