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Rumor Roundup (Jan. 4, 2016): Raw tonight, Natalya return, concern over Finn Balor & Bayley, more!

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Speculating on the rumors surrounding pro wrestling is a favored pastime of many fans, perhaps second only to actually watching the matches. In this daily column, we take a look at the latest rumors being churned out by the pro wrestling rumor mill.

Important reminder: Rumors are just that -- rumors. None of this has been confirmed as legitimate news or fact, it's just circulating around the pro wrestling rumor mill. Remember, take it all with a grain of salt.

Rumors for the Day:

  • Tonight's episode of Raw is likely to feature "heavy promotion" of SmackDown with the move to USA this week, according to the Observer.
  • Natalya is expected back on television soon.
  • The latest Wrestling Observer Newsletter notes that there is concern within WWE over Finn Balor working too much in NXT at his age and whether or not Bayley will be a major star on the main roster.
  • According to the Observer, NXT is now one of the most pirated shows.
  • Apparently "The Miracle" is Michael Bennett and he'll debut with TNA on the live show on Tuesday night.

If you have heard of any interesting rumors that you'd like to add, feel free to post them in the comments section below. Just remember they are rumors and not confirmed as fact, so please take them as such. Have fun with it.

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