WWE has issued a press release, stating that John Cena is now the most liked athlete on Facebook in the United States. The company touted that he has surpassed NBA superstar Kobe Bryant. Cena also moved passed LeBron James and Roger Federer. As of right now, the former heavyweight champion has approximately 18.6 million likes.
Now that the word is out about Richie Steamboat being quietly released by WWE, more details have surfaced. It also appears that a severe back injury might force the second generation wrestler to completely retire from in ring action.