- Former WWE developmental head Steve Keirn turns 64 years old today while former WWE star Trevor Murdoch turns 35, Matt Morgan turns 39, NXT referee Drake Wuertz (Younger) turns 31, WWE Hall of Famer Don Muraco turns 66 and Hall of Famer "Superstar" Billy Graham turns 72.
- WWE taped the following matches for tonight's SmackDown:
* Paige vs. Sasha Banks
* The New Day vs. Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose and Jimmy Uso
* The Lucha Dragons vs. The Ascension
- WWE Intercontinental Champion Ryback continues to train with pro boxer Ramon Montano. He posted this video last night: