Also in todayâ<80><99>s Atlanta Journal-Constitution is an article on yesterdayâ<80><99>s hearing in Georgia where the State delayed regulations proposed on professional wrestling regulations in wake of industry opposition. WWE representative, John Traylor commented, “It’s good they listened to people who know the business. These rules they proposed are ridiculous.” You can read the full article at this AJC.com.
At Armageddon on Sunday night, Jeff Hardy got an upset win over Triple H for the number one contender’s spot. At the moment, he is technically scheduled to wrestle Randy Orton for the WWE Title at the Royal Rumble. However, one WWE source is saying that that he would be surprised if Hardy lasted much longer with his number one contendership.
The USA Network purchased the rights to â<80><9c>The Game Planâ<80> starring Dwayne â<80><9c>The Rockâ<80> Johnson. Look for the network to cross-promote their airings of the film with WWE RAW.
WWE is attempting protest their intellectual properties after a toy line called â<80><9c>Wrestle Maniaâ<80> which has nothing to do with WWE or their licensee Jakks Pacific, were among unsafe toys recalled by New York Governor Elliot Spitzer. When reached for comment WWE spokesman Gary Davis said, “We need to find out how this came about. We take pride in providing quality products, safe for family use.”