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Rumor Roundup (Feb. 8, 2017): Universal title plans, Kevin Owens vs. Chris Jericho, Mick Foley, more!

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:

  • As of now, Goldberg is indeed penciled in to win the Universal title from Kevin Owens in the main event of Fastlane.
  • Speaking of which, that will be where Owens and Chris Jericho finally break up as best friends and lead to their planned match at WrestleMania 33.
  • Mick Foley isn't expected to last past WrestleMania as Raw General Manager.
  • Erick Rowan has apparently been at the WWE Performance Center this week to get clearance to return from injury.
  • Scott D'Amore was recently rehired by TNA.

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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