– With John Cena taking more time off later this year for the second season of FOX’s American Grit, officials have been working on Cena-less plans for the blue brand. They are hoping that he’s good to go for the Survivor Series pay-per-view in late November. Cena has told people that he considers himself to be a part-time talent now.
– There has been some second-guessing Dana Brooke’s call-up after negative reactions to some of her recent matches. Vince McMahon reportedly questioned Triple H about her in-ring work and wondering why she was called up if she’s not ready. Dana does get props for being a hard worker and really trying.
– There have been rumors of Cesaro’s current storyline ending with a trade to the SmackDown brand.