In order to push him higher up the ladder, WWE will eventually be required to take the United States Heavyweight Championship off of Rusev. However, people backstage do not want to see John Cena picking up the strap because it would seem like a demotion for his character. An idea being tossed around backstage is to have Cena helping another wrestler, such as Jack Swagger or Curtis Axel, win the belt from the Russian sympathizer.
March 5, 2015
When you talk about job security in WWE, you generally believe that the guys higher up on the card are the ones with the most comfort level backstage. However, someone on the bottom is feeling pretty confident. That someone is Curtis Axel. He knows that management loves having him around, so he does not walk on eggshells like some of his peers. Axel has one of the worst winning percentage, but he never complains about it at all.
January 2, 2015