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CHRIS BENOIT RUMORS & GOSSIP

Chris Benoit Banned From WWE 2K15?, Details Inside

A fan recently asked WWE 2K why he was banned from online play for two weeks, and it seems it was because he created a Chris Benoit character for WWE 2K15. You can find the entire conversation here. @corybundick I just checked your account. You were banned because you uploaded a Chris Benoit face to community creations. — Marcus Stephenson (@stephensonmc) December 4, 2014
Via WZR Online
23 days ago  |  Discuss

2K Bans Benoit CAWs, Ryback Discusses Punk Situation, MMA Star Calls Out Punk, Sting’s Contract

Chris Benoit Textures Banned From 2K15 Although there isn't an explicit written policy, 2K are handing out temporary bans to people that upload Chris Benoit created wrestlers and textures to the online WWE 2K15 community. One user complained to 2K employee Marcus Stephenson, who is pretty blunt in his responses: @stephensonmc That's cool, where is that in the rules and policies...
Via Wrestling Truth
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Benoit Conspiracy Theorist Johnny Lee Clary Passes Away

Johnny Lee Clary who wrestled briefly in the 1980s as Johnny Angel passed away this Tuesday from a heart attack. Clary was a very controversial figure who was once a high ranking member of the KKK, before having a change of heart and becoming a travelling evangelist. Modern wrestling fans however will probably know him best as the man who first started the Kevin Sullivan murdered...
Via Wrestling Truth
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Woman Calls Radio Show Claiming Chris Benoit Did Not Kill His Family

A local Pittsburgh radio show devoted to wrestling recently debuted a listener call in segment. One of the callers was a woman in tears who had heard Undertaker wasn’t too healthy and possibly dying and another was a fan who claims the host was a bad person for lying about Chris Benoit killing his family. While this lady had no proof that Benoit hadn’t done it, she was clearly...
Via Ring Kings
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Chris Benoit’s Son to Make Wrestling Debut, JR Reacts To Raw

- Smith Stewart Hart is the oldest brother of Bret Hart. He took to Twitter to announce the professional wrestling debut of somebody that may make a splash in the wrestling community in the near future. Smith Hart @SmithHart1 · 16h David Benoit (Chris Benoit’s son) will make his in ring debut on July 18th in Calgary for Hart Legacy Wrestling tagging with Chavo Guerrero. ...
Via Wrestling News Depot
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

MVP Talks Goals for TNA, Hogan and Sting Leaving TNA, Chris Benoit

- MVP recently appeared on The V2 Wrestling Podcast. Here are some highlights: His goals in TNA: “WWE is a spectacular company, and their market saturation and visibility is monstrous, but the most prosperous time during the history of wrestling was during the Monday Night Wars when WWF was going head-to-head with WCW. You had 12 million people a week tuning in to watch wrestling...
Via Wrestle Scoop
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Network to Edit Over The Edge 1999, Stephanie on Benoit & Owen Decision

- CBS Pittsburgh has published an article on WWE deciding to air the controversial Over The Edge 1999 pay-per-view on the WWE Network. WWE issued the following statement on Friday: “WWE Network will be airing the 1999 Over The Edge pay-per-view. However, portions of the event will be edited out of respect for Owen Hart.” Before the Royal Rumble last month, CBS spoke with Stephanie...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Network’s Benoit Disclaimer, WWE Edits ROH Story for Punk?, More

- There’s a feeling that the recent Ring of Honor article on WWE.com may have been edited to reflect CM Punk being gone. The impression given was that the original piece was a lot more Punk-heavy. - Follow us on Facebook for the latest news and content at this link. - While the official WWE Network launch will happen on February 24th right when RAW goes off the air that night,...
Via Wrestle Scoop
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE to lift Chris Benoit ban on new network

In a move that is sure to spark conversation, the WWE are lifting the “Benoit Ban.” All mentions and matches of Benoit have been removed from WWE programming for almost seven years. That ban is officially over.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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