In the last year and a half of the world pandemic, WWE has literally changed its organization chart, cutting different and very important figures from all areas of the company, starting from the active roster of wrestlers, passing to the road sector.
agent, reaching as far as the referees, employees and several other insiders. In fact, in less than two years, WWE has gone to cut over 180 more or less famous names from its payroll, firing 85 people in the last 4 months alone.
In the long list of released, the latest sensational names were those of Lana, Braun Strowman and Aleister Black, who despite having engaged in storylines that were also quite important in recent months, would still have been removed from the WWE for a now inexorable lack of ideas.
WWE, however, is still not convinced that it has finished its cuts, with numerous sources close to the company, who are certain that the releases will continue in the coming weeks.
It seems more WWE releases are imminent
According to what was reported with certainty to the microphones of the Mat Men Pro Wrestling podcast, by the now well-known Andrew Zarian, one of the most informed journalists of the last period regarding the WWE, it would seem that the McMahon company would have new layoffs in store coming to short.
In the latest edition of the well-known podcast, in fact, Zarian would have said: “I know for a fact that they still want to keep cutting several of their contracts and so there will still be a lot of releases. There will be more.
I don't know when, but I was told 'yeah, these weren't the latest cuts yet.' So we'll see. ”No names have yet been made regarding future WWE layoffs, but as we saw in the latest wave to come only a few days ago, now the WWE hits indiscriminately, anyone you think has now reached the terminus of the company's creative team, so at this point, they could risk everyone, both at NXT and especially in the main roster, where the most profitable contracts for the Superstars of the company.
A few weeks ago there were also rumors about possible cuts to NXT UK, but release cuts never came. The most recent rumor regarding Aleister Black's suggests that there is a notable push from people backstage in an effort to get him back on the WWE roster.
As for Braun Strowman, he's reportedly charging a hefty fee for anyone who wants to book him after his WWE release. While there is no update on Ruby Riott, a former WWE writer had a possible explanation for her release.