- Ric Flair was off live events again this weekend, which would be the third in a row. As noted, Flair is banned from ringside for Natalya vs. WWE Women's Champion Charlotte at tonight's WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view.
- There has been a lot of speculation on Eden's WWE status after husband Cody Rhodes announced on Twitter that he had requested his WWE release. Eden, who was home sick for a few days, tweeted the following and confirmed she will be working Extreme Rules tonight:
I'm in NJ getting ready for Extreme Rules. So I guess people made false reports again ?? Feels like I'm on Days of Our Lives! The suspense!— Brandi Rhodes (@RealEdenWWE) May 22, 2016