Post-Release Comments From Last Week’s WWE NXT Cuts, One Talent Appearing In Web Series


As reported, WWE released five developmental talents from NXT this past week – Dani Jackson, Sam “Travis Tyler” Udell, Shaun “Slate Randall” Ricker, Jody “Garrett Dylan” Kristofferson and William “Mac Miles” McNamee.

Ricker noted that he’s now taking bookings through and is appearing in a new YouTube series that debuts this month. The trailer for “Nightenger!” is below.

Tyler tweeted the following about his release: “I was probably the first guy to get fired while wearing a pink fanny pack in some time. I learned a lot and am thankful for the experience.”

Kristofferson also commented on his departure: “Looks like I couldn’t cut it… It hurts,but I have no one to blame. Thanks #NXT, It was a dream lifestyle. Loved it.”

The night before at the NXT tapings, Dani tweeted about how she was “#LivingTheDream” and later tweeted the following after her release was revealed: “It’s always about being optimistic!!!”