Rumors have been floating around that Randy Orton is set to make his much needed return to WWE in April. It has fueled speculations on the former world heavyweight champion being a last minute addition to Wrestlemania 32. The belief is that he won't be working the pay per view because it would seem like such a random addition at this point in time. Orton could be used on the Monday Night Raw that follows the big event. Surprises are needed there.
March 24, 2016
For those of you that are hoping to see Randy Orton back on the road with WWE soon, another speed bump has been around. Doctors have now discovered that the former world heavyweight champion is going to need neck surgery after he heals up from his shoulder surgery. Reports are saying Orton could be required to miss an additional six months of action to repair his neck.
November 26, 2015
If at first you don't succeed, try again. When Randy Orton got divorced a couple of years back, many wondered if he would opt to remain single because of how hard the WWE schedule is on relationships. The former world heavyweight champion opted to dip right back into the marriage pool. Over the weekend, Orton got married to a woman by the name of Kim Marie. They did a destination wedding.
November 15, 2015
During a recent interview, Randy Orton stated that he does not have any plans on leaving WWE for Hollywood. He feels that it is a path that is very difficult to follow. Orton stated that Batista was one of the rare guys that broke through. The former world heavyweight champion also pointed out that Kurt Angle has been trying to break through and has only been given small parts that do not pay a whole lot of money.
November 2, 2015
By now, most everyone knows that Randy Orton injured his shoulder and will be forced to take some time away from WWE in order to heal his body. Reports have now surfaced that the former world heavyweight champion was not injured during a match. Orton is said to have hurt himself while taking out the trash at home. He's been having problems with his shoulder for quite some time now.
October 23, 2015
Earlier in the year, Randy Orton told management that he would much rather work fewer days than the typical schedule that WWE puts their performers through. The front office obliged. Well, the former world heavyweight champion is about to get even more time off than he initially requested. It has now been confirmed that Orton did indeed injure his shoulder. He is scheduled to have an MRI done soon to see how much damage there is.
October 20, 2015
When Randy Orton recently did a segment with the Wyatt Family, the belief was that WWE was setting him up to the mystery tag team partner of Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns at Night of Champions. However, conflicting reports are now surfacing, saying that the segment was done to write Orton off of television. The former world heavyweight champion has been campaigning for a lighter schedule from management.
September 11, 2015
The end of the road could be coming soon for Randy Orton. Reports have surfaced that he requested that WWE reduce his schedule. He no longer wants to do the full schedule because it is too hectic for him. The former world heavyweight champion has been living out of a suitcase for much of the past 13 years. Orton is said to be looking for a part time contract that is similar to what Shawn Michaels used to have.
August 27, 2015
When Randy Orton unleashed a weight jab at Kevin Owens on Monday Night Raw, it set off quite the storm with the internet wrestling community. Kevin Dunn was blamed, and he became a trend on social media because of it. Reports have now surfaced that neither Dunn nor Vince McMahon fed that line to Orton. That leaves Triple H as the prime candidate, even though he was the responsible for pushing Owens in the first place.
August 13, 2015
WWE received some very good news last night when Sheamus showed up at the arena. The medical staff was able to clear him of a concussion. He had been having symptoms since the last episode of Monday Night Raw. That enabled the creative department to include him in the final segment with Randy Orton and Seth Rollins, which possibly sets up a world heavyweight championship match between the three at Summerslam.
August 11, 2015