Original Orton Payback Plans, Flair to Make NXT Appearance, WWE Legend Featured on Morning Show

Nick Paglino

Original Orton Payback Plans

According to The Wrestling Observer, WWE had initially planned Randy Orton vs Daniel Bryan for the Payback PPV this Sunday, which is why they teased an Orton heel turn on Smackdown. Sometime in the past week, however, those plans changed, and WWE decided to go with Orton and Bryan vs Rollins and Reigns for the Tag Titles.

Ric Flair to Make NXT Appearance

WWE is advertising that Ric Flair will be appearing at the June 20th NXT TV tapings at Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL. Sheamus is also scheduled to appear at the tapings.

WWE Legend Featured on Morning Show

WWE Legend Tito Santana, real name Merced Solis, was featured on CBS This Morning, as they covered his transition from Pro Wrestler to Spanish teacher. You can check out the piece in the video below, which includes highlight footage from Santana's career:

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