– Drew McIntyre finished his independent wrestling commitments this past weekend and will start working NXT live events this week. He is also booked for the NXT UK tour in June.
– Brie Bella was supposed to give birth to her first daughter, Birdie Joe Danielson, on Sunday as that was the due date. However, Bella is still waiting to go into labor. Her husband, Daniel Bryan, will likely miss SmackDown Live this Tuesday as he awaits the arrival of his daughter. Bella talks about it in the video you can watch below:
– Sunday’s WWE Payback PPV event ranked #1 in Nielsen’s social media TV ratings. The last WWE PPV to rank in the social media TV ratings was December’s Roadblock: End of The Line. On Twitter, the show had 243,000 interactions on with 43,000 unique authors, which up from the 181,000 interactions and 31,000 authors that Roadblock had. On Facebook, the show had 275,000 interactions with 144,000 unique authors, which is up 143,000 interactions and 77,000 unique authors.