- WWE superstar Fandango recently spoke to WWE.com about being pulled from his Intercontinental title match at Sunday's Payback PPV due to his concussion:
"If I’m not in the match, I don’t care about the match at all. If I had to make a prediction, I’d say Barrett hangs on to it. I don’t think Curtis Axel is even close to the caliber of a Superstar like Fandango. Barrett is obviously a tough bare-knuckle fighter, and Curtis Axel is a brawler himself. Miz, however, is a pretty-boy Hollywood star. I hope Barrett and Axel put a few scars on that face of his."
- 3MB member Drew McIntyre has been teasing that his "Chosen One" gimmick could be returning soon. He tweeted this week:
"The band rolls strong, but, some very astute views if one was to join Paul Heyman nobody makes more sense than a tossed Chosen One #revival"
Paul Heyman, who recently took on Curtis Axel as a client, replied: