After the match however, Kelly was attacked by Phoenix and lost the subsequent match between the two the following week on Raw.She quickly became involved in a feud with Beth Phoenix, facing her on multiple occasions in both singles and tag team matches with a variety of opponents, including Mickie James and Candice Michelle. reality television series WAGS, which began airing in August 2015 and features a look into the personal lives of the wives and girlfriends of sportsmen.On the following episode of Smack Down, Kelly gained revenge on Guerrero when Kelly and Edge defeated Guerrero and Drew Mc Intyre in a mixed tag team match, causing Guerrero to be fired in storyline per the pre-match stipulation.
She made her in-ring debut for the brand on the August 22, 2006 episode of ECW on Sci-Fi in a losing effort, as part of a six-person mixed tag team match which saw herself, Knox, and Test lose to Dreamer, Sandman and Torrie Wilson, in what was the last match of the feud.
Following the feud, Kelly and Knox were moved into a storyline with CM Punk in September, in which Kelly was shown to have developed a liking for Punk, and Knox was shown to be increasingly protective and jealous.
In 2006, Blank was signed to a contract by WWE and sent to Ohio Valley Wrestling, a WWE developmental territory.
She debuted on the ECW brand in June 2006 as 'Kelly Kelly', with the character of an exhibitionist and performing a striptease.
At Elimination Chamber later that month, Kelly was re-hired by Smack Down General Manager Teddy Long, and made her return by attacking Guerrero.
She was stopped by Lay Cool, who were in turn stopped by Trish Stratus.
Her stripping became a weekly segment known as Kelly's Exposé and usually followed the same routine; Kelly would dance and strip until she was interrupted by Knox, who was upset by her exhibitionism and showing off her body to others.
As a result, she found herself involved in the feud developing between Mike Knox and partner Test with Tommy Dreamer and his partner The Sandman, including being inadvertently hit with a cane by Sandman when Knox used her as a shield.
At Survivor Series in November, Kelly was part of the victorious Raw Diva team which defeated the Smack Down Divas in a five-on-five elimination match; she eliminated Victoria, before being eliminated by Maryse.