When WWE signed a deal with PEZ Candy to produce dispensers decorated with the likeness of professional wrestlers, they promised their business partner that they would include three of the biggest names in professional wrestling. John Cena, The Rock and Hulk Hogan were the chosen ones. Due to the recent controversy, however, Hogan has been replaced by management. Undertaker has been given the third slot.
October 3, 2015
Even though he is hated by many online, John Cena remains one of the biggest reasons why fans attend WWE events. Since he is taking some time off, management knew that they had to do something to keep fans happy. They decided to add two beloved performers to the shows that Cena is going to be missing. Kane has been added as a replacement and will more than likely wrestler. Ric Flair has also been added as a special guest general manager.
October 2, 2015
When a wrestler asks for time off, it is usually not a huge deal. However, when you have someone as hard working as John Cena, then it becomes a headline. Reports have now surfaced that the United States Heavyweight Champion has been asking WWE for time off since the summer. Apparently, he has some personal issues that he needs to deal with. No word yet on what is going on in his life, but it has to be a pretty thing.
October 2, 2015
A post on YouTube where WWE lists the ten biggest turncoat moments, which is where a wrestler will turn on his tag team partner. It features Seth Rollins walking away from Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns. It also showcases the night where Ric Flair, Brian Pillman and Arn Anderson turning on Sting to reform the Four Horsemen.
September 28, 2015
During a recent interview, Scott Hall revealed that he has been invited by WWE to go back to NXT and help the developmental wrestlers. He had a really good experience the last time around, and the performers really enjoyed being in the presence of someone that has cemented his spot in the history books. Hall has been wanting to be more involved in the industry, and it looks like he might have found a way.
September 21, 2015
Considering that he is in charge of the developmental program in WWE, it would be easy to assume that Matt Bloom doesn't have much free time. However, it looks like he does. The man formerly known as Prince Albert is starring in a movie. It is called the Dog Wedding. Interestingly enough, Bloom will be portraying an American professional wrestler who falls in love with a German dog wedding planner.
September 20, 2015
Long regarded as the heart and soul of the legendary Four Horsemen stable, Arn Anderson is a beloved performer, despite being a heel for most of his career. He turns 57 years old today. A couple of other wrestlers are celebrating their birthdays today as well. Former WWE Intercontinental Champion Greg Valentine turns 64. Tony Garea is now 69. ECW legend Joel Gertner is now 40.
September 20, 2015
As some of you may already know, Alberto Del Rio was presented with some offers from MMA promotions after he left WWE. He declined them all. The former world heavyweight champion said that the money was good for a fighter. However, he made a whole lot more as a professional wrestler, so he decided to stick to the industry. Del Rio still wanted to be involved in the sport, so he signed a contract to be a commentator.
September 16, 2015
There is some concern backstage in WWE over the return of Monday Night Football next week. The NFL has historically drawn away a good portion of professional wrestling fans when it returns to the air every fall. Wrestlers are said to be worried about the situation because Vince McMahon is not too worried about it. Nothing special is being planned to pique the interest of the audience.
September 8, 2015
To generate even more interest the story line, WWE has decided to add the mystery partner element. At Night of Champions, the Wyatt Family will be teaming up to take on Dean Ambrose, Roman Reigns and a partner that has yet to be revealed. Rumors have surfaced that it will be Baron Corbin, a developmental wrestler in NXT. The official website reportedly posted his image by accident.
September 5, 2015