All three members of the Shield were trained by Tom Prichard, so when he speaks about them, he has a lot more insights than the fans do. The legendary trainer revealed recently that a major reason why Seth Rollins is being pushed more in WWE than Dean Ambrose is because the former is a much better backstage politician than the latter. Prichard was not being malicious with those comments.
July 26, 2015
There was an independent wrestling show that took place in Reseda over the weekend, and WWE was there in full force to scout the performers. Seth Rollins and William Regal surprised the PWG audience and monitored the action in the ring. Canyon Ceman, who is the Senior Director of Talent Development, was also in attendance as well.
July 25, 2015
According to the sports books, Brock Lesnar is the favorite to beat Seth Rollins at Battleground. While that may be enough to get the internet wrestling community into a frenzy, a deeper look reveals that they are not as certain as they have been in the past. Lesnar could end up winning the match but not capturing the WWE championship.
July 18, 2015
During a recent podcast interview to promote Battleground, Seth Rollins decided to fire back at John Morrison, who feels that he is superior to the current WWE champion. Rollins stated that he has accomplished a lot more during his three year career with World Wrestling Entertainment than Morrison did during his entire stint with the promotion.
July 17, 2015
In an attempt to lure in more viewers, WWE advertised the main event tag team match featuring Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins and Kane ahead of time, something that they don't normally do. That plan did not work all that well because Monday Night Raw lost approximately 200,000 viewers this week.
June 30, 2015
At the risk of alienating WWE fans, Shawn Michaels was pretty honest when he was recently asked about the current product. He stated that he was a fan of Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns. However, he also revealed that he does not watch the shows that much nowadays. It apparently no longer interests the former world heavyweight champion.
June 24, 2015
During a recent interview, Bret Hart was asked for his opinions on Seth Rollins. The words were quite glowing. Hart stated that Rollins was one of the hardest workers in WWE. He even went as far as to say that Rollins was the one that brought his attention back to the company after the losses of CM Punk and Daniel Bryan.
June 19, 2015
There are those within WWE that are against the idea of doing a face turn for Seth Rollins. Some feel that it is much too soon for something like that. His run as a heel is still at a high level, and they can milk that a bit longer. Others feel that his character is so hated because he cheats to win that fans might not embrace him immediately.
June 15, 2015
The big idea being floated around backstage in WWE right now is to have Triple H and Seth Rollins headlining the show in the main event at Summerslam this year. The seeds were apparently planted at Money in the Bank when Rollins stated that he was the greatest world heavyweight champion of all time.
June 15, 2015