Rumors spread on Thursday that Samoa Joe met with WWE officials to negotiate a developmental contract. It is now looking more and more likely that it did happen, as Jim Ross himself has confirmed that he saw Joe earlier in the day. Ross is in Orlando, where the performance center happens to be, to tape a show with Mick Foley for the Network. The belief is that Joe will sign a deal and start with NXT around June of 2015.
April 24, 2015
Rumors have been floating around that Finn Balor was next in line to be called up to the main roster in WWE. However, it appears that he will have to wait at least another month. The front office has advertised him to work the upcoming NXT live event taking place in Albany on May 16. While there is still a chance that he could be promoted and be sent to the show, the belief is that Balor is going to be spending a couple of more weeks in developmental.
April 21, 2015
Rumors have sprung up that Lina Fanene, a developmental diva under contract with WWE, has some nude photos of herself floating around on the internet. Those rumors are not true. While she has done some modeling in the past, none of them featured her completely naked. The belief is that the rumors were started because of a black and white photo of a topless girl surfaced online. Some claimed that it was Lina, but it was not.
February 26, 2015
Further confirmations are being made on the rumors about WWE performers being upset with management because they want to be able to showcase their skills like how Triple H enables the NXT performers to do. While no one really wants to take the huge pay cut to go back down to developmental, they wished that they were given the opportunity to show fans that they can tear down the house when given the chance.
February 15, 2015
It looks like Alex Riley isn't ready to depart WWE just yet. Amid rumors that he was seeking his release from the company after being abruptly dropped from the Royal Rumble match, he showed up at NXT and started a program with one of the developmental wrestlers. It is said that he should be down there for at least a couple of weeks to finish the feud. No word yet on whether or not management will put him back on the main roster.
February 13, 2015
For quite some time now, rumors have swirling that Charlotte was heading to the main roster in WWE. Now that she has dropped the NXT Women's Championship to Sasha Bank, the flames of those rumors are being fanned even stronger. Management has a history of having developmental wrestlers dropping their titles before being promoted. The 28 year old might stick around for another month to put over the new champion, though.
February 12, 2015
While she was hoping to make her name in the world of professional wrestling some day, this was probably not how Zahra Schreiber had hoped it would be. The WWE developmental diva is now much more known to the internet wrestling community because nude photos of her were leaked on social media this week by the fiancee of Seth Rollins. Rumors are floating around that Zahra and Rollins have been having an affair together.
February 10, 2015