Back when he was in WWE, Alberto Del Rio used to wear a scarf to the ring. The reason for that is because Vince McMahon hated the fact that Chris Jericho wore scarves backstage all the time. McMahon feels that it is a feminine product to wear. Since he hated it so much, McMahon felt that the scarves would bring even further heat to the heel character that Del Rio was portraying.
August 26, 2015
While management has been pleased with the work that Chris Jericho, Paige and Daniel Bryan have been doing on Tough Enough, they are not particularly pleased with the format of the show. That is the reason why the front office has been busy changing up plans for the returning Divas Search competition. They want it to be much better, as it is supposed to a stable of the WWE Network.
August 13, 2015
During a podcast interview with Chris Jericho, Sasha Banks revealed the origin of her boss character. She stated that she got that from Snoop Dogg, who happens to be her first cousin in real life. Sasha thought that the character really worked for the rapper, and she knew that she could call him for one liners to use on the audience. Snoop is a well known fan of WWE.
August 13, 2015
During a recent interview, The Rock revealed that one of his favorite matches of all time was when he worked a live event with Chris Jericho in Hawaii. He stated that the match meant a lot more to him than normal because he associated the state with failures from his youth. The former world heavyweight champion talked about how hard it was when he and his mother were evicted from their tiny apartment.
August 12, 2015
During a recent podcast interview with Chris Jericho, Sasha Banks confessed that she was frustrated in NXT because performers such as Summer Rae and Paige were being called up to the main roster before she was. Sasha stated that a lot of that frustration was squashed whenever management started putting some more focus on the female performers in the developmental brand.
August 12, 2015
During his latest podcast interview show, Chris Jericho revealed that he was initially supposed to feud with Roddy Piper back when he was in WCW. Since he wasn't the superstar that he is nowadays, that was something that really excited him. However, a lot of things changed backstage, and the program was never started.
August 8, 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
Not wanting to live with the pain, Jerry Lynn took to the internet to seek financial help for neck surgery. The ECW original needed $16,000. Thanks to the generosity of many, he was able to reach that goal in less than three days. Chris Jericho generously donated $2,000 to help the campaign reach its goal. Lynn is having the surgery in Nashville today.
August 6, 2015
Fans in Fresno and Ontario are in for quite the treat this week. When WWE rolls into town for a pair of live events, Chris Jericho will be working matches against Kevin Owens. Those should be beyond spectacular. The belief is that Jericho, who is almost done with his contract with the company, requested the matches because he wanted to work with Owens.
August 1, 2015