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:
- PW Insider notes that Bray Wyatt will be exclusive to SmackDown going forward while Karl Anderson & Luke Gallows will be exclusive to Raw.
- For what it’s worth, Andrew Zarian said one of the reasons WWE wants to go TV-14 is due to “holy shit” chants from crowds.
- According to Fightful Select, R-Truth and Shelton Benjamin are currently listed as a tag team on the internal WWE roster.
- On Wrestling Observer Radio, Dave Meltzer mentioned WWE having interest in signing Matt Taven.
- He also said NJPW could have interest in Taven, as well as Mike Bennett and Maria Kanellis, who all recently finished up with 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. And check our weekly Rumor Look Back here to keep track of how often rumors turn out to be correct.