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:
- Big bets have been coming in on Samoa Joe to win the Fatal 5-Way at Extreme Rules, leading to speculation he's been chosen as the next challenger to Brock Lesnar.
- The Observer notes there has been some talk of Vince McMahon doing an episode of Table for 3.
- The Usos and Naomi missed recent SmackDown Live house shows because they were filming a new TV show.
- According to the Observer, The Usos, Naomi, and Randy Orton will all be missing house shows this weekend but will be back for TV.
- WWE may be working more with PROGRESS and ICW going forward, including deals to put its programming on the Network.
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.