– Jim Ross said he will be making several appearances at this year’s WrestleMania Axxess event in Atlanta, Georgia. Details have not been disclosed.
— Michael Tarver resurfaced on Friday’s SmackDown as he appeared in a backstage segment alongside Dolph Ziggler and Vickie Guerrero, standing over an unconscious Teddy Long. The former Nexus member was not acknowledged over commentary.
On the October 4 episode of Raw, Tarver was attacked by John Cena, with Wade Barrett later stating that he would have thrown Tarver out of The Nexus anyway. This storyline was put in place due to Tarver sustaining a groin injury.