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WWE Signs Two Talents To Developmental Deals
By Michael Bluth
May 7, 2013 - 4:37:03 PM

- Northeast independent wrestler Smith James announced on Twitter that he's been signed to a WWE developmental deal:

"The next 2 months will be my last indy shows for the foreseeable future (hopefully longer) as I was offered a WWE developmental contract."

James was trained by former ECW World Champion & TNA announcer Taz at his finishing school on Long Island. Taz tweeted the following congratulatory message to James:

"official congrats to a future player in WWE, @BigGameJames12 pleasure training u & pleasure being friends with u! Kick ass bro!"

Referee Matt Bennett, who has worked for Jersey All Pro Wrestling, has also been signed to a WWE deal and reported to developmental this week.

* The Latest On THE SHIELD Adding A Fourth Member

(Source: PWInsider.com)


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