With Simon Gotch unhappy, WWE decided to offer him a release from his contract. That is the story that Seth Lesser, the man who portrayed the character, is telling people. The 34 year old states that the divorce with World Wrestling Entertainment was a mutual decision. Gotch stated that he was unhappy with the character that he was portraying. He also claims that management felt that his character had done as much as it could. There are still rumors floating around that backstage heat is the cause of his departure. However, Simon continues to deny those claims and wishes Aiden English luck as a singles wrestler.

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