Initially, WWE had planned on giving Sheamus a big heel push so that he could challenge Roman Reigns for the world heavyweight championship. However, those plans were scrapped, and we now have a heel champion in Seth Rollins. The front office knew that there was only so much they could push the Celtic Warrior before he hit the ceiling. Well, rumors are floating around now that they are going to give him the Intercontinental Championship to work with.
May 13, 2015
There are those in WWE that are already second guessing the decision to have Big Show winning the Andre the Giant memorial battle royal at Wrestlemania. He has not exactly done much with the trophy since then. His feud with Roman Reigns would have worked out just fine without the thing being involved. Rumors have it that a main source of discontent about the situation is that it would have better served someone like Damien Sandow.
April 28, 2015
As many of us witnessed, Brock Lesnar lost a bit of blood during his Wrestlemania main event match against Roman Reigns. There are speculations from the internet wrestling community that Vince McMahon allowed him to blade himself, a policy that the company has banned. Rumors stem from a video where it appears that the referee handed something to Reigns as he was laying on the floor outside the ring.
March 31, 2015
During the Thursday episode of Wrestlemania Today, Michael Cole made some comments about Roman Reigns not having a chance against Brock Lesnar. Since he said it a second time and did so more adamantly, the belief is that Vince McMahon or another WWE official was in his ears and instruction him to tear down Reigns verbally. That, in turn, has fueled the rumors about Lesnar being rewarded with an extended title reign.
March 27, 2015
Some possible good news for fans who are against the idea of Roman Reigns becoming the top star in WWE. There is now a really good chance that he does not get that opportunity because rumors have surfaced that Triple H has finally convinced Vince McMahon to let Brock Lesnar retain the heavyweight championship. The widespread feeling is that giving the belt to Reigns will actually hurt him in the long run because the fans are so against it right now.
March 26, 2015
While it initially bothered him pretty badly, rumors have it that Roman Reigns has been handling the boos from live audiences pretty well now. It actually shows in his face if you pay close enough attention. The belief is that WWE has reassured him that they are going to be sticking with him as a main event performer. The front office really wants him to do well because they devoted a lot of resources in pushing him over the last two years.
March 22, 2015
Since they want to give him the best chance possible at being accepted as the top star in WWE, there are rumors floating around that the company could bring in several members of the famous Samoan wrestling family to the show to help celebrate with Roman Reigns. The Rock is a possibility. Rikishi will be there since he is being inducted. Jimmy Uso, Jey Uso and Tamina Snuka are already under contract and available.
February 15, 2015
Those that watched the latest episode of Monday Night Raw saw that Rikishi was going to be next performer to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame during Wrestlemania weekend. Rumors have surfaced that a big reason why he is being honored is because management wanted to emphasized the legendary Samoan roots in the business. It would be a method for them to promote the fact that Roman Reigns was being pushed as a top guy.
February 10, 2015
There are rumors floating around right now that the winner of the Royal Rumble might not be the guy that we have been expecting for the last several months. Reports are surfacing that WWE officials are growing concerned about Roman Reigns not being qualified for the role of top star, so they are now looking at other options, heading into Wrestlemania. Some are stating that Dean Ambrose has become a rising candidate to win the battle royal.
December 25, 2014
There are speculations floating around right now that Big Show and Roman Reigns have legitimate heat after an incident that took place during the latest episode of Monday Night Raw. Reigns delivered a punch to Show, and it looked a lot stiffer than it should. Show appeared to be legitimately upset with Reigns, and that fueled the rumors. It should be noted that Show is quite the professional and a fairly good actor when he is not doing forced comedy.
December 19, 2014