Michael Cole wrote on his Twitter this evening that he spoke to Jerry "The King" Lawler, who thanked the fans for their support.
"#wweuniverse you will never believe this!" Cole wrote. "I just got off the phone with #jerrylawler and he is alert and in great spirits! #jerrylawler sends his love to you all and thanks you for all the support! He says the strap will be coming down soon!
"Folks #jerrylawler is going to win this!"