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Rumor Roundup (Jan. 21, 2017): Roman Reigns plans, Chris Jericho deal, Emmalina debut, 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:

  • Roman Reigns is penciled in to win the Universal championship at some point but it may not happen at Royal Rumble.
  • Chris Jericho signed a new WWE deal but he's not expected to last longer than WrestleMania 33.
  • The latest on Emmalina is they are holding off on her until after Royal Rumble.
  • Matt Hardy, Jeff Hardy, and Drew Galloway still have yet to sign new deals with TNA, according to the Observer.
  • Speaking of TNA, it looks like Anthem will be dropping those initials going forward and they will be known as Impact Wrestling.

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.