BREAKING! New Releases Abound in NXT!

Breaking news right now as Vince McMahon has released several names from the NXT brand. As of right now, the names announced are all backstage roles as producers and writers. The following can be confirmed as released from WWE:

William Regal
Road Dogg

Coach Ace Steel
Writer Ryan Katz

Dave Kapoor (Ranjin Singh
Scott Armstrong

Cathy Corino (Allison Danger)
Danny Burch

Timothy Thatcher
Hideki Suzuki

George Carrol
Samoa Joe

Gabe Sapolsky (Consultant)


Sean Ross Sapp of Fightful sent out the following Tweet about an hour before names started coming in as confirmed:

“WWE issued Fightful a statement saying ‘With the continued evolution of NXT 2.0, we’ve decided to part ways with some of the staff based in our Performance Center. We thank them for their many contributions throughout the years and wish them the best.'”

This is a developing story and we will continue to follow as it develops.

Jason’s Jest: Two of the names I never thought I would hear of being released: Road Dogg and William Regal, especially Regal. He’s been loyal to Vince and WWE for decades now and even turned down offers from other promotions to stay with WWE.