- WWE are bringing back former General Managers for RAW and SmackDown while the Board of Directors finds permanent replacements. Some of the names that potentially could be used for the role include Steve Austin, Vince McMahon, Stephanie McMahon, Jonathan Coachman, Mike Adamle, Bret Hart, Vickie Guerrero, William Regal and the Anonymous General Manager.
– The WWE crews driving from New York to Baltimore for tonight’s SmackDown tapings ran into major traffic problems on the New Jersey Turnpike. Natalya wrote that it took her 6 hours to make the trip. A lot of the talents didn’t arrive to Baltimore until around 5am local time.
– As noted before, former TNA star Amazing Red was backstage for WWE’s No Way Out pay-per-view and told fans he had a tryout earlier in the day. Red was reportedly brought to the pay-per-view by Matt Striker.
– The most recent DLC pack for WWE WrestleFest on iOS is a “Rowdy Pack” with Roddy Piper, Ted DiBiase Sr., Sin Cara, Kane, Cody Rhodes plus a classic SmackDown arena.