New WWE Talent, Jericho’s Week, PPV Renamed, SmackDown News
- The South Wales Evening Post has an article up stating that Welsh wrestler Stevie Starr has been offered a WWE development contract and will be moving to Florida, pending his medical physicals.
– Chris Jericho summed up his week On Twitter Saturday morning. Jericho said, “The last five days have been like a really bad video game – “Worst Business Trip Ever!” by Activision”
– WWE’s upcoming No Way Out pay-per-view will be called “No Escape” in Germany next month because Germany already ran a “No Way Out” pay-per-view earlier this year. February’s Elimination Chamber PPV was marketed as “No Way Out” in Germany due to restrictions on the “chamber” name due to national history (World War 2).
– Friday’s WWE Smackdown episode scored 60,701 in social media activity, the highest for a first-run Friday night episode since March 9.