Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter

-- As we noted last week here on the website, Ann Russo-Gordan left WWE. According to sources, she was said to have been "burnt out" and was also dealing with some health issues. For those unaware, Russo-Gordan was in charge of WWE’s Wellness Policy and rehab stuff.

-- Nicole Dorazio has been released from WWE. She had been working in the talent relations department and was an assistant to both Jim Ross and John Laurinaitis. Dorazio had been with WWE for over a decade. No word on why she is gone as of this writing.

-- WWE '13 pre-orders are said to be very good and well ahead of last year's game. It should also be noted that last year's pre-sale orders set a record so another record will be broken.