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:
- WrestleVotes notes that a source told them there were people backstage who reacted to RETRIBUTION on Raw this week with laughter, thinking the group is already off to a bad start.
- Meanwhile, PW Insider says WWE is currently planning to headline Survivor Series with a traditional elimination match pitting RETRIBUTION against members of the main roster.
- The current plan for Aalyah Mysterio is to work as an actor on WWE television, and not as a wrestler, says Wrestling Observer Radio.
- Per the Observer, WWE has no particular plan for Keith Lee right now other than to continue pushing him as a top star.
- Gerald Brisco has been hinting at working for AEW, and it’s expected he could end up there.
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.