Prior to Seth Rollins being sidelined with a devastating ACL injury, WWE had plans for Roman Reigns to finally win the world heavyweight championship at Survivor Series. Those plans, however, may now be in jeopardy because of the tournament. Management knows that they need to boost a heel into the top position to replace Rollins for the next nine months.
November 9, 2015
The odds of Sting being utilized more frequently to help alleviate the loss of Seth Rollins are said to be extremely low. WWE is said to be concerned about his health after how badly he was banged up in his last match. It makes them want to only use him for special occasions. There is also a financial issue with using Sting more frequently. His asking is rightfully higher than normal. Plus, he does not do the tours.
November 8, 2015
What was thought to be something manageable has turned out into something horrific, as it has now been confirmed that Seth Rollins has torn his ACL. Since he will need several months of rehabilitation, WWE has no choice but to strip him of the championship. A tournament will take place at the Survivor Series to determine a new champion. Several of the top stars are still off the road.
November 5, 2015
Wrestlers know that when you are on the road, it is really hard to find a good gym in the various cities that WWE tours. A solution might have been found. Management is currently planning a partnership with Tapout where the two companies would launch gyms in various markets. Performers like Ryback and Seth Rollins would be heavily involved with the locations that are near them on their days off.
October 30, 2015
Fans attending WWE live events this upcoming weekend might be in for a bit of disappointment if they were looking forward to see John Cena and Randy Orton. The two of them have been pulled from the road. Management is going to try to supplement the show by having Seth Rollins defending the heavyweight championship against Roman Reigns on one tour. The other will be headlined by Rusev, Dean Ambrose and Ryback.
April 30, 2015
Here is some good news for those of you that are still worried that Seth Rollins might be punished by WWE for the nude scandal. As many of you already know, the promotion is currently doing a tour of the Middle East. Despite the negative publicity that has been surrounding him, Rollins is still being utilized by management for media appearances. That means that the company does not view him as a liability to their overall brand at this point in time.
February 13, 2015