In the main event of Payback, Seth Rollins successfully retained the world heavyweight championship by defeating Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose and Randy Orton in a fatal four way match. Plenty of interference from Kane, Joey Mercury and Jamie Noble throughout the match. A small reunion between the Shield got the audience really hyped up. In the end, Rollins used the Pedigree finishing move to finish off Orton.
May 17, 2015
Fans attending WWE live events this upcoming weekend might be in for a bit of disappointment if they were looking forward to see John Cena and Randy Orton. The two of them have been pulled from the road. Management is going to try to supplement the show by having Seth Rollins defending the heavyweight championship against Roman Reigns on one tour. The other will be headlined by Rusev, Dean Ambrose and Ryback.
April 30, 2015
While the company has frowned upon certain relationships backstage before, WWE is quite pleased that Dean Ambrose and Renee Young are a real life couple. The feeling is that being with the former United States Heavyweight Champion might convince her to stick around. There are those in the company that are still concerned that a major media outlet is going to come in and swoop her away. Outside inquiries have taken place in the past.
March 20, 2015
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