- John Pollock of The Fight Network caught up with Wade Barrett at AXXESS, which you can watch above. During the interview, Barrett admitted that he wasn't currently in the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal at WrestleMania tonight. He did mention that there were still 3 slots open, so "maybe I'll still get in there."

- Steven Muehlhausen of BetweenTheRopes.com interviewed Paul Heyman in New Orleans this past weekend. During the interview, Heyman admitted that he wasn't surprised that CM Punk is not at WrestleMania.

"No, I'm not surprised he's not here at all," Heyman admitted. "He's not happy and there was gunna come a time that it was going to come to a head and it came to a head six or seven weeks before WrestleMania."

Heyman also discussed what he would say to Punk, not being in creative, will he stick around when Brock Lesnar leaves WWE and more. You can listen to the full interview by clicking here.

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