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Roman Reigns’ 30 day suspension is over

Roman Reigns

Former WWE champion Roman Reigns is now officially off his 30 day suspension which kicked in on June 21. This was Reigns’ first Wellness Program suspension and he was suspended two days after losing the WWE title at the Money In The Bank pay-per-view. The rumors were that WWE found out about his violation prior to the pay-per-view and changed...

WWE knew of Roman Reigns’ failed test prior to Money In The Bank

Roman Reigns

Several sources are reporting that WWE knew of Roman Reigns’ failed Wellness Program test before Money In The Bank which probably affected the outcome of the match and the events that occurred afterward with Dean Ambrose. A user on the Reddit SquaredCircle forum posted that a guy who works for the Philadelphia Inquirer found out about Reigns’...

Roman Reigns suspended for 30 days for Wellness Program violation

Roman Reigns

Former WWE World Heavyweight champion Roman Reigns has been suspended by WWE for 30 days for failing his first violation of WWE’s Wellness Program. The announcement was made on WWE.COM, in line with previous Wellness suspensions. Reigns was quick to apologize and admitting his fault. “I apologize to my family, friends and fans for my mistake...

Reigns, Rollins, and Ambrose make history at Money In The Bank

The Shield

The former members of The Shield made history last night, becoming the only members of a current or past faction in wrestling history to all hold the WWE World Heavyweight title…in one night. Roman Reigns, on his third title reign, entered Money In The Bank as the champion. He previously won the title at the Survivor Series last year beating...

Roman Reigns and Charlotte appear on NBC’s TODAY show

Roman Reigns

WWE champions Roman Reigns and Charlotte appeared on NBC’s TODAY show this morning in New York, flying all the way from Dallas overnight on a private jet. “How did you recover so quickly?” the host asked Charlotte as she made her way in. “Make-up,” Charlotte responded getting a few laughs with her honest answer. She said she hasn’t had...

Roman Reigns pulled from non-televised live events

Roman Reigns

Roman Reigns is off the non-televised live events this coming weekend as well as next week as WWE continues to sell the storyline from this past Monday’s Raw where Triple H beat him up pretty bad, an attack which was enjoyed by WWE fans in the arena judging by their approval. WWE.COM said that Reigns underwent nasal reconstruction surgery...

Roman Reigns appears on ESPN’s SportsCenter WWE segment

Roman Reigns

The new WWE World Heavyweight champion Roman Reigns appeared on ESPN’s SportsCenter last night with Jonathan Coachman, as ESPN resumed its WWE segment after a two week hiatus. Reigns said that he had a crazy year that started at the Royal Rumble in Philly where things didn’t go according to plan but had to deal with the fans’ reaction. He...

Reigns thanks Philly crowd after Raw goes off the air

Roman Reigns

After Monday Night Raw went off the air, the new champion continued celebrating along with his cousins The Usos and one of his best friends, Dean Ambrose, and then addressed the usually unforgiving Philly crowd. “It wasn’t that long ago, at Royal Rumble, we all know what happened, it was rough,” Reigns told the crowd, reminding them about...

Roman Reigns wins WWE World Heavyweight title on Raw

Roman Reigns

After several close calls, Roman Reigns is finally the WWE World Heavyweight champion, a title he won last night on Monday Night Raw after defeating Sheamus and even dropping Vince McMahon with the Superman punch. The 30 year old won the Royal Rumble earlier this year and went on to main event WrestleMania 31, a match which he was expected to win...

Roman Reigns teases appearance by The Rock at SummerSlam

The Rock

In an interview with FoxSports.com, Roman Reigns hinted that we might see a surprise appearance from his cousin, The Rock, at SummerSlam. Asked whether we’ll see The Rock at the pay-per-view in 10 days time, the former Shield member answered, “I wanna tell you, but I don’t want to give anything away.” The Rock was last seen on...

Roman Reigns comments on briefcase incident

Roman Reigns

Roman Reigns commented about the incident from over the weekend where a fan threw a Money In The Bank replica briefcase and hit him in the head during the non-televised in Victoria, BC. “I was confused at first. I thought Bray hit me in the head with the kendo stick. So immediately I was like, ‘Aww man. You’re about to get it, brother,’”...

WWE bans fan who threw MITB briefcase from future shows

Roman Reigns

WWE has banned the fan that threw the Money In The Bank briefcase at Roman Reigns during Saturday’s live event in Victoria. The Canadian Press reported that Reigns and WWE did not press charges after the fan apologized for his actions however WWE has banned the 31 year old from any future WWE shows. Sgt. Bryan Edwards, spokesman for the Victoria...

Roman Reigns attacked by fan at Victoria non-televised live event

Roman Reigns

WWE Superstar Roman Reigns was struck in the head with a Money In The Bank replica briefcase which a fan threw from ringside during yesterday’s live event in Victoria, British Columbia. Reigns was hit hard and then moved to the corner of the ring where he laid down for a few minutes as security rushed to grab the person involved in throwing the...

Roman Reigns on Tough Enough tonight

Roman Reigns

Roman Reigns will be making a special appearance on tonight’s Tough Enough as the competition enters its second week with 12 hopefuls remaining. The first episode of the season did little to show viewers what it takes to be a wrestler with the second show hopefully tackling some in-ring training. Several WWE Superstars and Divas will appear...

Roman Reigns subject of the WWE 24 series tonight

Roman Reigns

The WWE 24 series returns tonight with its third episode on the WWE Network titled Roman Reigns: Never Alone. Tonight’s Reigns episode will feature a look at the former Shield member as he prepares to main event WrestleMania 31 against Brock Lesnar, a main event he was tipped to win until plans changed and Seth Rollins cashed in his Money in the...

Paul Heyman interrupts Roman Reigns on ESPN’s SportsCenter

Paul Heyman

Continuing their angle away from WWE television, Paul Heyman interrupted Roman Reigns during his appearance on ESPN’s SportsNation. Reigns was being interviewed by Michelle Beadle and just before Reigns was going to show how hard he can punch on a boxing machine, Brock Lesnar’s theme kicked in and out came the advocate for the WWE World...