• Jason Jordan Gets A Big Promotion In WWE
Former RAW / SmackDown / NXT Tag Team Champion Jason Jordan hasn’t wrestled in WWE since early 2018 due to neck issues.
He underwent surgery before WrestleMania 34 and hasn’t completed recovered since.
Since he couldn’t compete in the ring anymore, he began working as a Backstage Producer in WWE.
According to PWInsider, Jordan was recently promoted to the role of Lead Producer backstage in WWE, a position that was previously held by John Laurinaitis (he’s the Head of WWE Talent Relations now).
“With John Laurinaitis moving into overseeing Talent Relations, there were also changes within the ranks of WWE Producers.
Jason Jordan has been given a new role and larger responsibilities within the company, taking over Laurinaitis’ former role as Lead Producer, overseeing all the others at TV tapings.”
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (April 28, 1991) – WWF Wrestling Challenge
On this day in 1991, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Wrestling Challenge’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Lawlor Events Center in Reno, Nevada and featured matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF SummerSlam 1991’ PPV.
Here’s the match-card:
– The British Bulldog vs. The Brooklyn Brawler
– The Orient Express vs. Jim Evans & Dale Wolfe
– Ted DiBiase vs. Stephan DeLeon
– Ricky The Dragon Steamboat vs. Tom Stone
– The Barber Shop with Sgt. Slaughter, Col. Mustafa & General Adnan
– The Barbarian vs. Rob Allen
– The Ultimate Warrior vs. Rick Martel