A lot of people are under the impression that Sheamus is going to be a mystery entrant into the Andre the Giant memorial battle royal at Wrestlemania. However, WWE has been telling fans that there are only going to be 20 contestants. Each of those spots have been filled. So now, the belief is that the former world heavyweight champion is going to be thrown into the ladder match for the Intercontinental Championship instead.
March 25, 2015
One of the ideas floating around backstage in WWE right now is to have Sheamus making his much anticipated and much promoted return during the Intercontinental Championship ladder match at Wrestlemania. He would initially do so as a baby face before getting the fans to turn on him by costing Daniel Bryan the match. A title feud between the two would then take place for the next month or so.
March 20, 2015
While his vignettes have been playing on Monday Night Raw and Smackdown for what seems like an eternity now, WWE has no plans on bringing Sheamus back to television just yet. The idea being penciled in at the moment is to have him make his comeback at Wrestlemania itself. Management is still trying to decide which match he will be involved in. The two choices are the Andre the Giant memorial battle royal and the ladder match.
March 11, 2015
In case you have missed the last month of Monday Night Raw, Sheamus is coming back very soon. WWE has been promoting it for several weeks now. The only issue that management has right now is that the creative department has yet to figure out what the former world heavyweight champion is going to be doing upon his return. There are talks that he could be thrown into the ladder match for the Intercontinental Championship at Wrestlemania.
March 4, 2015
While he is more than likely heading back to UFC, there is still a slight chance that Brock Lesnar sticks around and signs another contract with WWE because the money is simply too good to pass up for the amount of work that he is required to put in. The belief is that management would like to push Sheamus up to the point where a match against Lesnar could headline a pay per view such as Summerslam or the Survivor Series.
February 17, 2015
Another potential Wrestlemania opponent has surfaced for Dean Ambrose. Depending on how well his match against Wade Barrett at Fast Lane goes, WWE could opt to make the switch at the big pay per view by replacing Barrett with the soon to return Sheamus, who is still heavily rumored to be making a heel turn to freshen up his stale character. Management definitely wants to reward Ambrose for his hard work with a spot on the card.
February 8, 2015
While he does not have the backstage power to convince management to give him a sustained and serious run in the main event again, Daniel Bryan does still wield some stroke within WWE. Reports have surfaced that he was able to convince management that it would be better for everyone is he were to wrestle against Dolph Ziggler at Wrestlemania instead of Sheamus as originally planned. The match could steal the show.
February 2, 2015
Word leaked out earlier in the week that Daniel Bryan was being penciled in for a rematch with Sheamus at Wrestlemania. Fans did not take too well to that idea, as many felt that Bryan was taking a step down to work with someone that has been relegated to the mid card division. Apparently, WWE has listend, as reports have now surfaced that management is leaning towards Dolph Ziggler as the opponent for Bryan at the pay per view.
January 29, 2015
Around this time of year, upper level performers start being paired with one another for Wrestlemania. While plans change on a daily basis, management currently has Sheamus, who is expected to make his return to television from an injury any moment now, and Daniel Bryan penciled in for a rematch at the biggest pay per view of the year. The former would have to make a heel turn in order for the feud to work out properly.
January 27, 2015
During a recent interview, Daniel Bryan confirmed something that WWE fans have long speculated to be true. He was originally not part of the plan for the main event of Wrestlemania last year. His addition to the match was done after several debates and discussions backstage, due to the fans being so solidly behind the undersized underdog. Bryan also revealed that he was initially scheduled to work against Sheamus in the middle of the card.
January 16, 2015