- Former NFL safety Sabatino "Sabby" Piscitelli begun training today at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida, according to PWInsider.com.
Having last played in the NFL in 2011, he was originally drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the second round (64th overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft. He also played for the Cleveland Browns (2010) and Kansas City Chiefs (2011). He played collegiately at Oregon State.
Piscitelli is 6 foot 3 inches, 225 pounds and 31-years-old (born August 24, 1983).
Other individuals beginning their WWE journey today at the Performance Center are Sunny Dhinsa (amateur wrestler from Simon Fraser University who tried out for the Olympics in 2012 and had been training for the Games in 2016), Dustin Mueller (bodybuilder-type from Chicago, Illinois), Josh Woods (former collegiate amateur wrestler at the University of Central Florida who participated in mixed martial arts), Zahra Schreiber (professional model and tour manager from Saginaw, Michigan who trained previously at Truth Martini's wrestling school) and Gionna Daddio (model from New Jersey, who has modeled for Hooters).