Cody Rhodes To Release Statement, CM Punk Pulled From Comic Con?, SmackDown Rating

– Dusty Rhodes teased on Twitter that Cody Rhodes would be releasing a statement soon regarding his “firing” on Monday’s RAW.

– It appears CM Punk will not be appearing at the October 20th Wizard World Comic Con in Nashville, Tennessee. WWE is still advertising Punk for the event but he tweeted on Wednesday:

– The final rating for Friday’s WWE SmackDown was a 1.93, slightly down from last week’s 1.90. As noted, Friday’s show drew 2,794,000 viewers, up from the previous week.