As we gear up for the Wednesday Night Wars, WWE’s latest tactic to undermine the competition is signing people only so they don’t go to another promotion.
According to Dave Meltzer in the latest edition of The Wrestling Observer Newsletter, the WWE is in talks with a number of people they have no interest in. WWE’s main competitor in the U.S is All Elite Wrestling, and judging by a tweet Cody Rhodes sent out, AEW is only at 40% of their roster.
We’ve revealed about 40% of the roster. Sometimes it’s better to let the painter paint and then judge the picture.
— Cody Rhodes (@CodyRhodes) August 11, 2019
WWE has opened up talks about bringing a number of people in that they’ve never had any interest in, with the obvious reason that there is a belief they could be of value to the opposition
WWE is expected to announce NXT on FS1 Wednesday night’s opposite of All Elite Wrestling’s weekly program on TNT. “