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
While the company is refusing to reveal details, rumors are floating around that Daniel Bryan was sent home early from the tour of Europe because he suffered a concussion while working a match against Sheamus. Disco Inferno had some strong feelings about the matter. Through social media, he stated that the Celtic Warrior doesn't really now how to work properly in the ring if he is constantly giving concussions to his opponents.
April 22, 2015
Rumors about Brock Lesnar leaving WWE to return to UFC have been around for several months now, but they recently heated up even further, as reports have surfaced that management has informed the staff to no longer produce merchandise for the former world heavyweight champion. The reports also state that the merchandising department was told to produce Sheamus items instead with the inventory that was left over. The company has denied the reports.
December 16, 2014