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WWE Blindsides with Another Round of Roster Releases

WWE blindsided fans and pro wrestlers everywhere with their latest roster cuts. There are various reports as to why all these wrestlers were released.
Keith Lee WWE Roster

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Yesterday, WWE announced it would be making another round of releases from its roster. Among this purge of talent are some bigger names from the company including Keith Lee, Karrion Kross, Ember Moon, and Nia Jax.

According to Sean Ross Sapp of Fightful Select, budget cuts were cited as a reason WWE released some talent. It was even rumored that some talent could be cut because of vaccination status, however, any information on who that could be has yet to be released.

Various wrestlers throughout the industry had plenty to say about the blindsiding WWE talent news. The news even came as a relief to many of the released wrestlers as well.

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There are plenty of landing spots for the talent released. AEW is an obvious choice for some bigger names as their roster continues to grow. NJPW could also take on some of these young, extremely talented wrestlers. Impact also seems like another favorable place to find work. Where do you think some of these names could end up? Give me the business @dominicflisk on Twitter and we can discuss the possibilities.