The Buffalo Bills and their WWE Legacy

The Buffalo Bills are obviously my favorite football team in the NFL, but they have also had an interesting success rate with players crossing over into the world of professional wrestling. I love to see former Bills go on to have success after their time here is done, so I was quite happy to see Shawne Merriman make his return to WWE television during the Wrestlemania XXX pre-show...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Newly Signed WWE Commentator Shawne Merriman Files Lawsuit Against Nike For Trademark Infringement

Newly acquired WWE commentator (and possible future Superstar) Shawne Merriman is picking a fight…and we’re not talking about a wrestling match. According to the Associated Press, Merriman has filed a lawsuit against Nike for trademark infringement and unfair competition. The suit centers around the company’s “Lights Out” clothing line, which is ironically the same exact...
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Shawne Merriman Suing NIKE over “Lights Out” Apparel

Merriman claims he has the copyright on “Lights Out”, if that is the case he would have a legitimate claim. I assume Merriman will want to use the “Lights Out” for WWE merchandise since he just signed with them recently. Shawne Merriman announces he's suing Nike for copyright infringement … Nike has introduced a "Lights Out" line of apparel. — Albert Breer...
Via BlackSportsOnline
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Shawne Merriman is suing Nike

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman has announced he’s suing Nike over copyright infringement, according to Albert Breer of the NFL Network. Shawne Merriman announces he's suing Nike for copyright infringement … Nike has introduced a "Lights Out" line of apparel. — Albert...
Via Pro Football Zone
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WWE Airing Another Warrior Special, New Trailer for Hercules, WWE Stock, Merriman-WWE

- Below is a new trailer for The Rock’s Hercules: - WWE stock was down almost 4% on Friday, closing at $20.29 per share. The high was $21.22 and the low was $19.63. - TMZ has confirmed reports that former NFL Star Shawne Merriman is working out a deal with WWE where he would be trained as an announcer and then later transition into being a wrestler. - A new special titled “Warrior...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Backstage Update – Shawne Merriman’s WWE Future

TMZ Sports ran an article today reporting that former NFL star Shawne Merriman is currently negotiating a contract with WWE to work both as an announcer, and possibly an in-ring performer. The article notes that Merriman, who worked the WrestleMania XXX pre-show panel this past weekend in New Orleans, will be sent to the WWE Performance Center in Orlando to train with the hopes of...
Via WZR Online
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE’s Plans for Shawne Merriman, Interest In Former NFL Players

- As noted, WWE has signed former NFL star Shawne Merriman to a deal. The idea is to bring him up similar to how WCW brought up Steve “Mongo” McMichael. They’re looking at training Merriman as an announcer, put him on TV while he’s also training to be a wrestler, and then transition into being a wrestler when he’s good enough. There is a renewed interest within WWE when...
Via Wrestle Scoop
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Shawne Merriman has joined the WWE

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to Wrestle Zone via Black Sports Online,  former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman has joined the WWE in some fashion. According to Wrestle Zone, former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman has joined the WWE in some capacity.  On the latest edition of The John Layfield and Michael Cole...
Via Pro Football Zone
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman joins WWE

(Photo via Thatsenuff) Former Chargers and Bills linebacker Shawne Merriman has found himself a new home, in a new sport. The former NFL all-pro confirmed to The John Layfield and Michael Cole Show that he will be joining the WWE Family, according to WrestleZone. The move was unofficially leaked by WWE star Rey Mysterio in an Instagram post with Merriman dubbing him a future WWE...
Via Down and Distance
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Shawne Merriman abruptly walks out on ESPN interview

Former NFL player Shawne Merriman appeared on ESPN2's Highly Questionable for an interview with Dan Le Batard and Bomani Jones.  It was a normal interview with the hosts asking Merriman questions relating to a lengthy ESPN Magazine profile until Merriman abruptly walked off the set and ended the interview.  He didn't appear to be angry or offended, he just left.  This...
Via Awful Announcing
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

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