While doing a podcast interview with Chris Jericho, Xavier Woods reveals just how far back that he and Cody Rhodes go. The New Day member stated that the two of them attended rival high schools. Both Rhodes and Woods were wrestlers. Since Xavier wanted to capture the attention of Dusty Rhodes, who often attended the matches, Woods moved up two weight classes so he could challenge Cody. Xavier lost to Cody in their match.
January 26, 2016
When asked which WWE star is underrated in the humor category, Xavier Woods revealed that Adrian Neville is actually a lot more hilarious in real life than what his character is allowed to portray. Woods and Neville play video games backstage when they are on the road, and Xavier says that Adrian loves to harass players that he defeats. Woods also stated that Neville is relentless when it comes to the trash talking.
January 24, 2016
If you're a big fan of New Day, then you are in luck. Expect to see even more of Xavier Woods, Kofi Kingston and Big E Langston for the foreseeable future. Management is extremely pleased with their ability to move merchandise. They are among the best at that in WWE. The company has a long history of giving big pushes to performers who can generate revenue through their merchandise.
December 8, 2015
During an interview with Rolling Stone, Tyler Breeze revealed some details about the origin of his character. He stated that he knew his real life persona was not something that would be marketing, so he needed a new gimmick. Breeze stated that he turned to Xavier Woods and gave him credit for creating his model persona. Breeze also mentioned that he considered a snowboarder character as well.
November 4, 2015
On screen, Xavier Woods missed Hell in a Cell and Monday Night Raw because the Dudley Boyz put him through a table. Off screen, however, the rising WWE star took time off for a very special reason. It has now been revealed that Woods recently got married. Management was considerate enough to have the on screen story line absence coincide with the wedding date.
October 28, 2015
A post on YouTube where WWE highlights the ten best moments from the episode of Monday Night Raw that aired on October 19, 2015. Steve Austin makes a shocking return. Seth Rollins teams up with former Shield allies in Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns. Xavier Woods gets put through a table.
October 20, 2015
A post on Twitter where New Day is doing a ridiculously hilarious entrance routine at a WWE live event. Xavier Woods is playing his saxophone. Kofi Kingston and Big E Langston are playing with the flowing smoke. The former is making it come out of his butt, while the latter is slapping it around.
October 11, 2015
While he constantly gets bashed by fans for the scripted promos that he recites each week on Monday Night Raw, those in the industry feel that John Cena is one of the best when it comes to cutting old school style promos where no scripts are involved. He only needs bullet points, which is how they did it in the old days. Interestingly enough, it is being said that Xavier Woods is the only one that can rival Cena in this category.
September 2, 2015
A reporter in Virginia by the name of Alison Parker was shot and killed while on the air today. All three members of New Day took to social media almost immediately to express their condolences. Apparently, Parker had a very memorable interview with the stable last year. Big E Langston stated that she brought energy and warmth to the interview, while Kofi Kingston praised her good vibe. Xavier Woods said she had a kind heart and mind.
August 26, 2015
A lot of wrestlers are also fans of professional wrestling. Xavier Woods took to social media after doing a segment with the Dudley Boyz on Monday Night Raw. He said it was such an honor to take their finishing move in front of a sold out audience in Brooklyn. Woods also had a blast doing the comical entrance routine with the trombone. He said it was the best night of his life.
August 25, 2015