We now have an official confirmation on a rumor that has excited many within the internet wrestling community. While doing an interview with Chris Jericho on his podcast show, Samoa Joe acknowledged publicly that he has had some discussions with WWE. The former TNA World Heavyweight Champion stated that negotiations are ongoing, but he obviously cannot provide any deals on the matter. Joe will likely be in NXT soon.
March 7, 2015
When it comes to surprising the audience, Chris Jericho is one of the performers who takes a lot of pride in that. Initially, he was scheduled to make his return to WWE next weekend at live events. However, the former world heavyweight champion decided to come back this weekend instead. Fans in Montgomery, Alabama were treated to his appearance tonight. Jericho worked a singles match against Luke Harper and got the win.
January 10, 2015
In many ways, Chris Jericho has been a trailblazer in the world of professional wrestling. His style of wrestling and his approach to the in ring stuff, they have been rather innovative. The former world heavyweight champion has also blazed a trail when it comes to generating side money. The success of his podcast interviews has not been lost on many of the active performers in the industry. Several WWE and TNA stars are interested in generating money that way.
January 9, 2015
In a sign of how savvy he is as a businessman, Chris Jericho has himself double booked in Las Vegas later on this month. The first part of the evening will see him returning as a WWE superstar during the live event at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. Afterwards, the former world heavyweight champion will get dressed up and head over to the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, where he will be the guest host at the trendy Body English night club.
January 7, 2015
Chris Jericho is making his always welcomed return to WWE next month, but unless you're buying a ticket and heading to the arenas, you will not be seeing him in action. The former world heavyweight champion has signed on to work several live events for the company. Jericho, however, will not be working any television taping or pay per view. He does not want to be overexposed for when he actually does decide to make another comeback.
December 17, 2014
When Chris Jericho had CM Punk on his podcast show, the latest UFC signing revealed his disdain towards certain individuals backstage in WWE. The former world heavyweight champion stated that he has lost some years from his life because of injuries sustained while working a program with Ryback, whom Punk claims is quite reckless in the ring. Jericho has announced that the big guy will be doing an interview this week, and he's expected to respond.
December 16, 2014
During a podcast interview with Chris Jericho, a very candid Dean Ambrose shared his thoughts on working in WWE. He stated that he enjoys it overall, but he definitely hates how scripted and controlled the promos are. Ambrose states that the performers are told which words to use and which words to avoid. The former United States Heavyweight Champion also revealed that he has yet to do a promo in the company that he likes.
December 12, 2014
Considering the stature that he has reached, it is understandable that Chris Jericho has a lot of clout backstage in WWE. He often times gets to choose the opponent that he wants to work with. Bray Wyatt was a handpicked choice. During a recent interview, the former world heavyweight champion listed three more wrestlers that he wants to work with when he makes his next return. Jericho listed Daniel Bryan, Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose as the three.
December 10, 2014