Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter
The Future of Flight (Ricochet) won’t be in a WWE
ring any time soon. WWE has reportedly decided not to offer him a deal after a
tryout at the Performance Center. Even though his ring work was described as
“excellent”, it’s mostly due to bad timing. He received praise from those who
judge the talent at tryouts but it was decided that WWE had too many wrestlers
of his size in developmental. It was also decided the WWE had reached their
limit of high flyers.
When he arrived for the tryout, younger wrestlers
were excited to see him and treated him like a big deal, but WWE didn’t know
very much about him. That alone was a strike against him.
WWE NXT producer and agent Jamie Noble told officials
that Ricochet is special but his support didn’t do much to help