During a recent interview, Jake Roberts acknowledged that he unlikely would have made it to the top if not for the snake gimmick. The WWE legend also revealed that he was and still is afraid of snakes. Roberts came up with the idea when he was extremely stoned one night. He took the idea to management, and they absolutely loved it, so he ran with it to get a push. Roberts has a long history of substance abuse, so it's not that shocking.
March 17, 2016
Now that he is no longer with the company, Justin Gabriel is free to speak his mind about his tenure with WWE. He noted that he was frustrated for approximately three years. Management simply refused to notice and acknowledged the effort that he put out in order to get a push. Gabriel even stated that he took the initiative to go work down in NXT to develop his character more. When the boiling point hit, he simply asked for a release.
June 2, 2015
Despite not being pushed as much by WWE, Summer Rae remains one of the more popular divas in the company. That means that she is also one of the more searched terms, especially when Monday Night Raw and Smackdown is on the air. Thousands of searches are being done per week to see if Summer has any naked photos online. To the best of anyone's knowledge, the blonde haired beauty has never posed completely nude.
March 14, 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