To the internet wrestling community, Kofi Kingston has become one of the most valuable players in the Royal Rumble every year because of his ability to come up with creative spots to avoid elimination. That was why there was so much anticipation for his participation in the battle royal this year. Fans were disappointed with the spot. Rumors have it that management overruled his idea and went with the Adam Rose the Rosebuds spot instead.
February 5, 2015
Initially, WWE had plans for all three members of New Day to be involved in the Royal Rumble, with the trio possibly doing some sort of segment during the big battle royal to help Kofi Kingston avoid elimination again. However, those plans might have been shelved, as Xavier Woods is said to be suffering from some sort of injury. Management has been resting him a big. Kingston and Big E Langston could still do a segment together still.
January 22, 2015
Rumors are floating around right now that the New Day will be given a featured spot at the Royal Rumble, where Xavier Woods and Big E Langston are expected to be a part of the annual big spot from Kofi Kingston. Management halted the push that the trio was supposed to get, but an exciting spot during the battle royal could help to change all of that. No word yet on what Kingston has planned, but you can be certain that he is already thinking of it.
December 19, 2014