– As noted before, Michael Hayes has been feeling the pressure on SmackDown to get the ratings up and Rey Mysterio has been rumored to be heading back to the SmackDown brand in the WWE Draft. Now we’re hearing that Hayes is pushing for Mysterio to be brought back to Friday nights.
– The injury that Jamie Noble suffered on RAW two weeks ago in the match with Mike Knox came when Knox delivered a boot to the face and Noble apparently wasn’t expecting it.
– WWE Hall of Famer Afa, who had been on WWE’s payroll for years, was let go recently due to budgetary reasons. WWE also released Afa’s son, Manu recently.
– For what it’s worth, WWE Hall of Famer Greg Valentine, while at the Wondercon convention in San Francisco this past weekend, said he and The Honky Tonk Man would be at WrestleMania 25 in Houston.