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 fact, it’s just circulating around the pro wrestling rumor mill. We track rumor accuracy in a weekly feature called Rumor Look Back you can find here. Remember, take it all with a grain of salt.
Rumors for the Day:
- The Observer notes that Bray Wyatt and Alexa Bliss are babyface and Randy Orton, being such a great heel, will help complete their turn.
- Per Fightful, Vince McMahon has been insistent on doing Tribute to the Troops this year even with an altered format.
- Ringside News says the show will tape on Friday from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm, ensuring a long day for wrestlers working that show and SmackDown this week.
- They also say there is currently no timetable for the return of Mandy Rose, who isn’t factored into any plans right now.
- Sonjay Dutt is now working full time for NXT, 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. And check our weekly Rumor Look Back here to keep track of how often rumors turn out to be correct.