- Independent wrestler and powerlifter Brian Reid (pictured above), who worked in California as Brian Tannen, starts training with WWE developmental on February 17th.
– Here are some recent WWE attendance figures:
* January 31st in Miami drew 6,000 fans
* February 1st in Orlando drew 6,500 fans
* February 2nd in Kansas City drew 4,000 fans on Super Bowl Sunday
* February 2nd in Lakeland, FL drew 3,000 fans on Super Bowl Sunday
* February 4th in Des Moines for SmackDown in a blizzard drew 4,500
– WWE referee Justin King is no longer with the company.
– Add Tommy Dreamer to the list of names interviewed for WWE’s Paul Heyman DVD that comes out later this year.
(Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)