Backstage News on the Slammy Awards Fan Voting, More Details on WWE Signing English Former Soccer Player

Nick Paglino

Backstage News on the Slammy Awards Fan Voting

Slammy AwardsAccording to PWInsider.com, the word coming from backstage at Raw last night is that the fan voting for the Slammy Awards was 100% legitimate and not rigged by WWE officials.

In related news, there were several people who pointed out the oddity of Daniel Bryan being awarded Superstar of the Year by the WWE Universe, yet he's the same person who Vince McMahon felt was not enough of an "attraction" to be given a WWE Title run.

More Details on WWE Signing English Former Soccer Player

Josh Modaberi of The Layfied Report has confirmed WWE signing English former soccer player Stuart Tomlinson, and has added the following details:

Former Burton Albion goalkeeper Stuart Tomlinson has signed a development contract with the WWE after being forced to retire from football in July.

The 28-year-old impressed officials during tryouts at WWE's European tour in November and is now heading over to WWE's NXT developmental training center in Florida.

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