Several conflicting bit of news have surfaced over the past couple of weeks in regards to Randy Orton and his involvement at Night of Champions. He was heavily rumored to be the mystery partner at the pay per view. However, rumors also surfaced that he asked for some time away from WWE. For what it's worth, Orton is still being advertised for the show tonight. Management could be throwing off the internet wrestling community.
September 20, 2015
Generally, WWE likes to keep skeletons in the closet because they do not want others using that as ammunition against the company and their often times damaged reputation. That is why it comes as a bit of a surprise that management is having Randy Orton talk about his past drug addition on an upcoming DVD. There were rumors that were floating around for years about Orton, and his loyal fans denied that there were any drug issues.
May 23, 2015
While everyone is under the assumption that the Intercontinental Championship ladder match is going to steal the show at Wrestlemania, Randy Orton and Seth Rollins have a different plan in mind. They're hoping to produce the match of the night. Rumors are floating around that the two of them have been discussing plans on doing a spot that is as awesome as the one where Evan Bourne took a flying RKO while flipping off the top rope.
March 22, 2015
Rumors are floating around right now that there is backstage heat between Randy Orton and Seth Rollins over comments made by the latter during an interview with the Sun, a well known publication based out of England. This particular rumor is not true, as Rollins was speaking in character about how Orton harbors jealousy towards him and some of the newer guys in the company. Many were under the belief that Rollins was speaking on a personal level.
December 19, 2014