One of the more interesting revelations that was made during the podcast interview that Kurt Angle did with Ric Flair was the fact the latter was the one that convinced the former to avoid signing a contract with WCW. Flair had several issues with the front office, so he advised Angle to sign with WWE instead. He even stated that he handed him the phone number to Vince McMahon, so that he can initiate the negotiations personally.
May 7, 2015
Earlier this month, Tessa Blanchard received a tryout with WWE. While nothing official has been stated yet, the belief is that the company will end up signing her to a developmental contract and training her for NXT. Her name value really means a lot, and she could end up working a program with Charlotte. As many of you already know, their legendary fathers, Ric Flair and Tully Blanchard, were a part of the Four Horsemen stable together.
December 19, 2014