Well in the new regular tradition of Nick Khan business, WWE has started the new year off with a series of firings.
Below are the names that were released from WWE today:
- Road Dogg (Promo & Character Development Coach at the WWE Performance Center)
William Regal (Director of Talent Development and Head of Global Recruiting / NXT General Manager)
Ace Steel (WWE Performance Center Coach)
Dave Kapoor (former manager of The Great Khali as Ranjin Singh, former Senior Vice President of Creative, was recently working backstage in NXT)
Ryan Katz (Longtime NXT Creative Team member)
Sarah Cummins (Senior VP of Consumer Products)
Scott Armstrong (WWE Referee / Producer)
Now granted this was all behind the scenes employees but still, if Nick Khan can find people to cut, he will.
It was revealed recently that WWE was offered to Fox. No official dollar amount was given but whatever it was it was too much for Fox. Fox settled for WWE Smackdown while the rest of WWE programming is on the Peacock streaming service owned by NBC.