— When asked about an appearance in the Royal Rumble, Kevin Nash had the following to say… “Under no circumstances will I be at the Royal Rumble, unless of course, I’m going over. Oh, and I need to be #30.”
— WWE officials have been working on plans for the return of Alberto Del Rio. Look for Del Rio to be more aggressive and stiffer in the ring upon returning.
— WWE Tough Enough coach and WWE trainer Bill DeMott says he will announce something “very cool” next week.
— As noted before, WWE posted a storyline injury update on Zack Ryder saying he had a herniated disc, not a broken back. The WWE doctors added the following: “At this point, his neurologic exam is stable, so no surgery is anticipated at this time. We plan on getting him into rehab and treatment with anti-inflammatory medications, to help with the swelling around the nerve. We’ll be monitoring his progress.”