As noted, former NXT World Champion Samoa Joe suffered an injury at a WWE live event last weekend, forcing him out of action while he recovers.

According to a report at, Joe traveled to Birmingham, Alabama this week to have his knee injury diagnosed and worked on, with his return to the ring expected to be in approximately four-to-six weeks.

Joe was originally scheduled to face John Cena in one-on-one action on RAW this week, however since he suffered the injury over the weekend, WWE was forced to change their plans on short notice.