- WWE has been getting a ton of media for the angle on RAW this past Monday where Wayne Rooney slapped King Barrett, including articles at The New York Daily News, The Washington Post, ESPN FC, CBS Sports, BBC Sport, The Mirror, The Manchester Evening News and Sky News.

- Speaking of Barrett, The Chicago Sun Times has a short story here about his appearance on ESPN Sportscenter this week stating that he is a big Chicago Bears fan.

- Fans in Newcastle can meet Neville this Thursday at 4pm at HMV, Blackett Bridge.

- We noted earlier Australian professional rugby league footballer Daniel Vidot of the Brisbane Broncos of the National Rugby League received a WWE tryout in September and signed a WWE developmental deal in October:

First Day was Crazy!! Time to get rest ?? #challengeaccepted #orlando #wwe

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It appears as if Vidot's pro wrestling ambitions are over, or at least put on hold, as BBC Sport reports that Vidot has signed a two-year deal with rugby league the Salford Red Devils. Vidot confirmed the signing on his Instagram:


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