LOP on Facebook LOP on Twitter LOP on Google Plus LOP on Youtube LOP's RSS Feed
News | Results | Columns | Forums

Home | Headlines | News | Results | Columns | Radio | Indy | Forums | Contact | Bookmark | Share



Posted in: WWE
More on WWE Payback Changes, How WWE Deals with Concussions Now, Yoshi Tatsu
By Marc Middleton
Jun 13, 2013 - 8:33:49 AM

- Yoshi Tatsu tweeted the following during Tuesday's SmackDown tapings:

"I was involved a strange incident in the locker room tonight! I'll beat the criminal when I find out!"

- We noted before that Randy Orton vs. Daniel Bryan was scheduled for WWE Payback at one point. The Usos vs. Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns for the WWE Tag Team Titles was also scheduled. Those plans changed sometime in the last week and a half, and now we have Orton and Bryan teaming to face Rollins and Reigns.

- WWE has a new way of dealing with concussions. If a wrestler shows indications of a concussion, or is diagnosed with one, they are immediately pulled from the ring and can't return until they pass the Impact testing. In the case of talents who have passed the test but aren't put back in the ring to wrestle, it's because they also have to show no signs of any post-concussion syndrome, plus be able to engage in physical contact activity without any signs of headache, fogginess or nausea. A talent must pass Impact testing, exertion tests and have one of WWE's doctors clear them before they return.

WWE Hall of Famer Returning?, Backstage News on Cena's Title Contenders, More

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

  • Chris Jericho Reveals More Success for Fozzy, WWE Polls on Best Superstar Hair, NXT Promo

  • Brie Bella Talks About Her Match Against Stephanie McMahon, Her Gameplan on RAW, More

  • Updates on Kenta In WWE NXT and His Name, Five Things Looks at SummerSlam, WWE Magazine

  • Paul Heyman Talks About Other Managers, What Happened After SmackDown, NXT Tapings

  • Sheamus Comments on Rumors of Him Playing Darth Vader In the New Star Wars Movies

  • Former WWE Star Responds to Not Getting Mentioned for The Rock's WrestleMania Training

  • Almost 20 Extras Revealed for WWE's 'Sting – The Ultimate Collection' Blu-ray Set

  • Dates Added to Brock Lesnar's WWE Schedule, WWE Star Appearing on TV Today, Booker T

  • WWE RAW Rating Down, WWE Looking to Feature Creative Fans on YouTube, JBL & Cole

  • Two WWE Stars Praised for Promo on Monday's RAW, Kofi Kingston & Big E Lose Dark Match