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Samoa Joe, Mickie James, and others react to their WWE release

For the second straight year, WWE released a wave of superstars on April 15. This year’s cut list included Samoa Joe, Mickie James, Tucker, and several more names.

We’ve already covered Billie Kay’s classy response to the news of her release. Now here is how some of the other released wrestlers are reacting to the news.

First up is Mickie James, with a succinct expression of gratitude:

Wesley Blake used even fewer words to convey his thoughts:

Chelsea Green welcomed back an old friend and is already looking for podcast openings:

She also issued the following statement saying that she’s proud of her work and will refocus going forward:

Samoa Joe bids you adieu, makes a reference to WWE’s infamous 90 day non-compete clause, and has a little fun with CM Punk:

Finally there is Tucker, who might be the chattiest of the group. He seems pretty excited to be free of WWE’s shackles, and hints that he has an interesting story coming in the future:

Tucker also makes a nod towards the 90 day non-compete clause, and expresses his love for Otis:

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