During a recent interview, Sheamus revealed that he held some resentment towards Shelton Benjamin because the latter kept calling the former a rookie when the two of them worked together back in 2009. Being the good person that he is, Benjamin took to social media to offer his sincerest apology. However, he also revealed that he does not recall using that term, which some in the industry find to be offense, whatsoever.
June 3, 2015
Late in 2014, rumors surfaced that Shelton Benjamin was going to make a return to WWE because the company filed for a trademark to his name. It turns out that it was simply for merchandising reason. Well, good news if you've been wanting Benjamin back in the United States. He has now been signed to a contract by GFW and should be a part of that summer tour. Jeff Jarrett has been building himself quite the roster.
May 15, 2015
Rumors are floating around like crazy right now that Shelton Benjamin was going to be making a return to WWE. The speculation was fueled by the fact that the company has filed for trademark rights to his name. While a return has not been completely ruled out, the belief is that management applied for the trademark for merchandising reasons. Benjamin was recently asked on social media about a comeback, and he did not seem all that enthusiastic about the possibility.
December 8, 2014