All three members of the Shield were trained by Tom Prichard, so when he speaks about them, he has a lot more insights than the fans do. The legendary trainer revealed recently that a major reason why Seth Rollins is being pushed more in WWE than Dean Ambrose is because the former is a much better backstage politician than the latter. Prichard was not being malicious with those comments.
July 26, 2015
Some concerns have been risen in regards to the push that Rusev has been receiving in WWE. Right now, management is obviously stalling with him. The Russian sympathizer has not been thrown into a feud and has been working random matches against Dean Ambrose, R Truth, Roman Reigns, Justin Gabriel and Ryback. The belief is that the creative department did have a good story for him and will wait for the Royal Rumble.
January 21, 2015
While the company would never publicly acknowledge it, WWE knows that they need to build up Bray Wyatt again because he lost some momentum when management opted to have him on the sidelines for several weeks. He really needs it if they intend on using him as an opponent for the Undertaker at Wrestlemania. Reports are surfacing that the win over Dean Ambrose last night was the start of a major push for Wyatt, which should extend until April.
December 15, 2014