- Roman Reigns set new a Royal Rumble record by eliminating 12 superstars, beating Kane's 11 eliminations in 2001.

- The New Age Outlaws also broke a record of the longest time between WWE Tag Team Title reigns. Their last reign ended at No Way Out in 2000 against the Dudley Boyz.

- Despite the uproar of the Pittsburgh crowd, Daniel Bryan did not enter the 2014 Royal Rumble. He commented, via Twitter:

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