According to Cageside Seats, WWE officials are “heavily” discussing former WWE Champion and recently announced Hall of Fame headliner Kurt Angle appearing in the Royal Rumble match. While the two sides haven’t agreed to Kurt actually coming back in the ring, the idea of him being a surprise entrant in the Rumble is being discussed.
According to The Inquistir, Vince McMahon and backstage officials are scrambling to find a match for Roman at WrestleMania in which the crowd will finally soften up to Roman. Those backstage have noticed that Roman has come out to negative reactions at the past two WrestleManias, and officials want to find a scenario in which the fans will finally “accept” Roman. Vince believes that the best course of action would be a match against Braun Strowman.
According to Ringside News, there is reportedly new designs being drafted for the Intercontinental and United States championships. Ideas were being tossed around last year, but talks on changing the design is being intensified.