When asked recently about why he was released from the company, Joey Ryan shared some interesting details about his relationship with TNA. He stated that the company released him because they were losing money when they started expanding their tour business. Ryan reiterated that he was not released because he did something wrong. Joey also states that he has a good relationship with management, so a return is possible.
March 13, 2016
After becoming a viral sensation with his penis suplex video, Joey Ryan has now been signed to an endorsement deal by YouPorn, a free pornography website that is among the most visited websites in the entire world. As part of the deal, Ryan will now be required to do the penis suplex, now called YouPorn plex, during every single one of his matches. Joey will also be wearing special ring gear now.
December 30, 2015
Since his name value has increased tremendously over the past year, a lot of wrestling promotions want a piece of Joey Ryan. Wanting to ensure their survival, Lucha Underground has decided to pick up bigger names, as evident by their signing of former WWE star Rey Mysterio. The promotion has also decided to pick up Ryan as well. He worked the first set of television taping over the weekend.
December 15, 2015
If you're looking for someone to lure into an argument, very few targets are as easy as Jim Cornette. The latest person that the legendary manager of the Midnight Express is arguing with is Joey Ryan, who came to the defense of the Young Bucks. Cornette said Ryan was not a draw whatsoever. In response, Ryan stated that the business has outgrown someone like Cornette.
September 2, 2015
Since he has been working in GFW in a tag team with Joey Ryan, there has been some speculation about Kenny King and his current status with TNA. Some are under the belief that he is leaving the promotion completely, especially since guys like MVP have taken off. That does not appear to be the case. King still intends on working for Total Nonstop Action for the time being.
August 22, 2015