Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter
– The 9/3 edition of WWE Monday night RAW had 313,000 homes watching the show on DVR or tape delay. That ended up bring 90% watching live and 10% watching delayed.
– WWE developmental wrestler Chris Russo has been released. He had been doing commentary work on FCW TV before it was changed to NXT. He was not related to Vince Russo.
– As we’ve been reporting, The Rock has a VERY busy upcoming schedule and will be returning to WWE around the Royal Rumble pay-per-view. It’ll be interesting to see how he handles promoting various events and movies in addition to working with WWE. Here’s his current schedule:
- January 27th – The Royal Rumble Pay-Per-View
- February 17th – The Elimination Chamber Pay-Per-View (Not Confirmed)
- February 22nd – Snitch
- March 29th – GI Joe: Retaliation
- April 7th – The WrestleMania 29 Pay-Per-View
- April 26th – Pain and Gain
- May 24th – Fast Six