- Alfred Konuwa's latest column at Forbes looks at ratings during Roman Reigns' WWE suspension. It was noted that ratings didn't improve during Reign's absence:
Television ratings During Reigns' absence have been as mediocre as ever; sometimes worse. Raw and SmackDown have seen annual and historical lows, bottoming out with the July 4 disaster which was among the three lowest ratings in the history of the program.
- Renee Young noted on Twitter that she will be appearing on the SmackDown brand. She wrote:
I'll see you guys on Tuesdays!! https://t.co/zdLtNtu87c— Renee Young (@ReneeYoungWWE) July 25, 2016