Former WWE Executive Hired by CBS, The Latest on WWE Signing Indy Talent, Sheamus Comments on Strap Match

Nick Paglino

The Latest on WWE Signing Indy Talent

In an update to the developing story of WWE looking to sign independent talent, The Wrestling Observer is reporting that the following top indy names are currently undergoing medical evaluations for WWE in hopes of landing a deal:

Mike Bennett
Samurai del Sol
Shaun Ricker
Sami Callihan

Former WWE Executive Hired by CBS

The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that former Senior Vice President of Creative and Development, Eric Pankowski, has been hired by CBS TV Distribution to be the new Senior Vice President of Programming and Development. Pankowski will oversee current CBS shows and create and develop new first-run programs.

Sheamus Comments on Strap Match

In response to his Extreme Rules bout being made a stap match, Sheamus posted the following Twitter:

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