-- WWE Champion CM Punk, who noted on Twitter Tuesday that he was undergoing X-rays, pulled one over on wrestling websites reporting on his remark. He wrote in a subsequent message, "Suckers. Was a chest X-ray for a physical so I can go up in an F-18. Remember who pulls the strings. #BITW."
-- John "Bradshaw" Layfield noted on Twitter that he taped the first edition of his new show for WWE.com yesterday at the Smackdown taping in Bossier City. Layfield revealed on Twitter that John Cena was his first guest on the show at this link. Michael Cole appeared on the show as well.
-- Here are this Friday's confirmed WWE SmackDown matches:
* John Cena vs. Alberto Del Rio
* David Otunga vs. Great Khali
* Kane, Daniel Bryan and Kofi Kingston vs. Wade Barrett and The Prime Time Players
* Damien Sandow vs. Tyson Kidd
* The 3MB vs. The Usos
* Dolph Ziggler vs. Sheamus