In a rather interesting development, Chael Sonnen, who is currently the lead commentator for GFW, is set to meet with Michael Cole when WWE does a Smackdown taping in Portland on August 11. There are talks that Sonnen has long been interested in joining the promotion and working as an on screen talent. He definitely has the passion and the talent for the job.
July 30, 2015
When Hulk Hogan was forced to vacate his position as a judge on Tough Enough, fans excitedly speculated on which legend was going to be replacing him. Ric Flair and Bret Hart were the two names that were mentioned the most. However, WWE opted to go in a different direction by simply using Miz in the role. He is a great talker, so he should be able to handle the job just fine.
July 28, 2015
While many are under the assumption that Ric Flair is guaranteed of the job, sources have now revealed that Bret Hart is actually going to be meeting with Vince McMahon this week to discuss the possibility of the former world heavyweight champion coming back to WWE as a replacement judge on Tough Enough. A deal could be announced very soon.
July 25, 2015
When asked for his feelings towards the late Dusty Rhodes, Ricky Steamboat showed a tremendous amount of honesty when he said that he had mixed feelings towards his former coworker. Steamboat stated that Rhodes used to purposely book Steamboat to not be able to beat the top heels in the Carolinas territory so that Rhodes can come in and finish up the job, making himself look good.
July 21, 2015
While those involved claim that it was a last minute decision, members of the Hart family believe that Vince McMahon had planned out in advance to screw over Bret Hart. Diana Hart points out the fact that the European championship was abruptly taken away from the British Bulldog a couple of weeks before the Montreal Screwjob.
July 17, 2015
When WWE gave Corey Graves a position as a commentator, many felt that his job security was extremely high because it was good for public relations to keep him around. However, the former developmental wrestler might have just given the company an excuse to fire him. Graves took to social media to bash the candidates that are competing on Tough Enough.
July 15, 2015
For two whole decades, Lisa Fox Lee worked in WWE. She was a vital team member for Stephanie McMahon. Lisa was so good at her job that she was recently promoted to executive vice president and placed under the command of Vince McMahon. That change did not work out too well because the company has now decided to fire her.
July 10, 2015
Even though the internet wrestling community has already sentenced him, Bill DeMott continues to defend himself against allegations of bullying. He stated that he was not trying to break his students. DeMott felt that he was doing his job by trying to prepare the students for what they would be facing when they make it to WWE.
June 12, 2015
During a recent interview, Frankie Kazarian showed just how mature of a person that he is. When asked about his short stint in WWE, he admitted that the reason why he did not do well there was because he was not mentally mature enough for the job. He stated that he was not smart enough to realize that wrestling is a business and not just about the performance.
June 9, 2015
Things got a bit tense at the end of the Steve Austin podcast show when Paul Heyman asked if he would be willing to work a match against Brock Lesnar at the next Wrestlemania, which is being held in the same city where Austin got his start in professional wrestling. The two of them did such a great job that it has convinced several members of the internet wrestling community to believe that the tension was true. The two of them were just working the fans.
June 3, 2015