During a recent interview with Sports Illustrated, Big E Langston was asked about a potential fourth member of New Day. If it was up to the big guy, he would have Sasha Banks in the stable. Langston stated that Sasha was his favorite wrestler in the entire world right now. Those that follow them on social media know that the WWE diva has a close relationship backstage with all three members of the group.
October 21, 2015
A post on Twitter where New Day is doing a ridiculously hilarious entrance routine at a WWE live event. Xavier Woods is playing his saxophone. Kofi Kingston and Big E Langston are playing with the flowing smoke. The former is making it come out of his butt, while the latter is slapping it around.
October 11, 2015
A reporter in Virginia by the name of Alison Parker was shot and killed while on the air today. All three members of New Day took to social media almost immediately to express their condolences. Apparently, Parker had a very memorable interview with the stable last year. Big E Langston stated that she brought energy and warmth to the interview, while Kofi Kingston praised her good vibe. Xavier Woods said she had a kind heart and mind.
August 26, 2015
During a podcast interview with Chris Jericho, Big E Langston revealed that CM Punk saved his career with WWE. Langston was worried that he was going to be sent back down to NXT, but Punk went to management and specifically asked to work with him. The two of them had no previous allegiance backstage, so this was simply a case of Punk wanting to him a coworker out.
August 7, 2015
For approximately three months, Vince McMahon met with Xavier Woods, Kofi Kingston and Big E Langston once a week to discuss a gimmick for their stable. It has now been revealed that McMahon was under the impression that the over the top baby face gimmick would go over with the audience in a huge way. McMahon was said to have been disappointed when they had to turn heel.
August 6, 2015
Those that watched Battleground last night got to see a good amount of apron moves, including a particularly impressive splash by Big E Langston during the tag team championship match. Apparently, WWE has been instructing their performers to do more of that. While more details are not available yet, there is a belief that it has something to do with ROH.
July 20, 2015
Since the company was doing a live event in Massachusetts, Big E Langston decided to generate some heel heat for himself by taking a jab at Tom Brady, the New England Patriots quarterback who is now widely known as the guy that has cheated his way to Super Bowl victories and Hall of Fame numbers. It worked pretty well because the audience went nuts. WWE knows that they can always generate a reaction with this method.
May 24, 2015
In a best of three falls match for the tag team championship, New Day was successfully able to retain the belts by defeating Tyson Kidd and Antonio Cesaro. The two teams split the first two match before Kofi Kingston and Big E Langston were able to capture the decisive fall. The duo was able to overcome a strong challenge from Kidd and Cesaro because Xavier Woods sneaked into the ring and pinned Cesaro without the referee recognizing him.
May 17, 2015
WWE feels that they might have found a centerpiece for their tag team division in New Day. The trio produces nice combinations. Xavier Woods, who almost received a release while working in developmental, is considered the strongest talker in the group. Management has long loved the athletic style that Kofi Kingston utilizes. Big E Langston has the size and look that the front office has long preferred in their performers.
April 29, 2015