New AEW Signing, AEW Banning Head Chair Shots

– Alex “GoldenBoy” Mendez, known for his work on NBC’s The Titan Games, has officially signed with AEW.

– According to James Dator of, a source “with firsthand knowledge of the situation” has indicated that AEW will not be allowing chair shots to the head moving forward. In a recent interview, AEW President Tony Khan had commented on Shawn Spears’ head chairshot to Cody Rhodes. Khan stated the incident was “regrettable” and referred to it as “pilot error.”