-- William Regal was reportedly absent from the last set of NXT tapings on July 17. There is no word as of yet on why he was not there.

-- As noted earlier, The Rock and former WCW wrestler Buff Bagwell were both in attendance at the ESPY Awards earlier this week.

-- The latest episode of Chris Jericho's podcast, Talk Is Jericho, on Podcastone.com features Jake Roberts and Diamond Dallas Page as his guests. Below is an official description of the episode:

"DDP & Jake The Snake Roberts together in-person with Y2J. They sat down at DDP's Accountability Crib in Atlanta, and talked about EVERYTHING! Jake's descent into drugs & alcohol, his resurrection, his WWE comeback & Hall of Fame induction, working the sober program with Scott Hall, and how Jake really feels about all those snakes!"