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WWE Able to Book Brock Lesnar for More Dates, Merriman & WWE

- Regarding Brock Lesnar’s deal with WWE, they’re able to book him as WWE World Heavyweight Champion for RAW and pay-per-view events based on when they feel they want him on TV. In the past Lesnar’s dates and angles have been planned out months in advance. There is an agreement in place where WWE can increase Lesnar’s dates on a pro-rate basis. - We noted before that former...
Via Wrestle Scoop
September 03, 2014  |  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...
Via Wrestlechat.net
April 14, 2014  |  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
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

What Does WWE Have Planned for Shawne Merriman?, Renewed 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 it...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
April 10, 2014  |  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
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: Shawne Merriman leaves in middle of interview

Former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman, who enjoyed a couple years of stardom in the mid-2000′s with the Chargers, was a recent guest on the ESPN show Highly Questionable. The range of questions varied from his relations with former MTV starlet Tia Tequila to his house burning down when he was a child. Although he didn’t appear agitated or upset by any of the questions, he inexplicably...
Via Down and Distance
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

That Awkward Moment When Shawne Merriman Leaves In The Middle Of An Interview

Former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman appeared on ESPN2′s Highly Questionable on Monday to promote his charity against homelessness, Lights On Foundation. But, when things got deep and a little personal, seems like Shawne had had enough, leaving hosts Bomani Jones and Dan Le Batard stunned. [NESN] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Shawne Merriman walks out of interview (Video)

Shawne Merriman walked out of an interview with Dan Le Batard and Bomani Jones on ESPN2′s “Highly Questionable” for reasons that are still unclear. The interview actually was taped last month, but it didn’t air until Tuesday. Merriman, a former Pro Bowl linebacker for the San Diego Chargers, was promoting his 11th Annual Lights On […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 11, 2013  |  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

Shawne Merriman Walks Out On ESPN’s Highly Questionable Interview

That’s former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman today on that terrible ESPN show called Highly Questionable, a show that is only watched by unemployed…
Via Busted Coverage
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss
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