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:
- While there's still a belief Paige is exploring options for leaving WWE, the Observer notes she is not doing what she's doing in an attempt to get released by the company.
- The reason the Kevin Owens vs. Seth Rollins Universal match was put in Hell in a Cell is because WWE thought it would look lesser if it wasn't in the Cell like the women's and US title matches.
- Chris Jericho was dropped from plans for that match so it could be in Hell in a Cell, although he could still get involved in some way, like special guest referee.
- WWE is still holding off on the big push for Enzo & Big Cass with the thinking they'll get over huge with a title win at WrestleMania 33 in Orlando next year.
- Jeff Cobb, who works as Matanza in Lucha Underground, will be starting with EVOLVE soon, according to PW Insider.
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.