Five WWE NXT wrestlers have been released from the company. This is part of the ongoing cuts, as WWE announced yesterday they will be reducing their staff by 7%.
Garrett Dylan announced on Twitter on Friday that he has been released. Jodi Kristofferson is the son of Kris Kristofferson. Dylan was released last August and quitely resigned with the company sometime in the last several months.
Looks like I couldn't cut it… It hurts,but I have no one to blame. Thanks #NXT, It was a dream lifestyle. Loved it.
— Jody Kristofferson (@JodyCaptain) August 1, 2014
Tyler Travis also announced that he has been cut.
I was probably the first guy to get fired while wearing a pink fanny pack in some time. I learned a lot and am thankful for the experience.
— Sam Udell (@TravisTyler_WWE) August 1, 2014
Slate Randell announced that he is taking bookings. View his tweet below:
Shaun Ricker is now taking bookings. For info: firstname.lastname@example.org .
— Shaun Ricker (@SlateRandalWWE) August 1, 2014
Mac Miles and Dani Jax were also released.