Chris Jericho Reveals His Original Night of Champions Opponent, Why Plans Changed, Preview for Tonight’s WWE NXT TV Tapings

Nick Paglino

Chris Jericho Reveals His Original Night of Champions Opponent

chris jerichoOn the latest edition of “Talk Is Jericho,” hosted by Chris Jericho, Y2J revealed he was originally scheduled to wrestle Seth Rollins at WWE Night Of Champions last Sunday night.

Jericho noted the plan all along seemed to be Jericho and Rollins, however, Vince McMahon reportedly changed his mind and instead went with Jericho vs. Randy Orton.

You can listen to the full podcast at PodcastOne.com.

Preview for Tonight’s WWE NXT TV Tapings

WWE will be holding another set of NXT TV tapings tonight at Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL, and the following is being advertised:

-NXT Champion Adrian Neville, NXT Women’s Champion Charlotte, Sami Zayn, The Ascension, and Sasha Banks are all scheduled for the tapings.

-Main roster WWE stars Jack Swagger, Rusev and Lana are scheduled to appear.

-As we previously noted, Prince Devitt, now known in NXT as Finn Balor, is rumored to be making his debut at tonight’s tapings. It’s also very possible we could see the debut of Kevin Steen, as WWE is planning to slowly roll out the new signing debuts, in order to maximize their impact on TV.

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