- Tonight’s WWE SmackDown and NXT tapings will take place from the Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo, Texas. Confirmed for Friday’s SmackDown are:
No DQ / No Count Out Match: Daniel Bryan vs. Big Show for the World Heavyweight Title
Sheamus vs. Jinder Mahal
– Brodus Clay, Donny Marlow, Epico, Mason Ryan and AJ Lee have been removed from the FCW website’s roster and are now featured on the main WWE roster. Hunico’s enforcer Marlow, the son of WWE legend Haku, is now known as Comacho.
– WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper noted on Twitter that he’s headed to Hollywood to film “Breaking In” on FOX.
“I am on way to Hollywood to do a show called Breaking in! on Fox! Have not seen show, hear it’s a good one!! Do you know?”
Piper also wrote the following late last night, which fans have speculated was a dig at the WWE Hall of Fame videos from RAW:
“They sure throw out the legends word out and the Icon word. Seems like they call everyone that! But when things get HOT, those legends, gone”