- Evan Bourne wrote on Twitter that no matter how hard he trains, his foot will not be "ring ready" by Royal Rumble.
- Curt Hawkins wrote the following on Twitter:
Did some @ddpyoga this weekend for the first time since my injury. Felt great. I'm at the end of my recovery for certain.
— Curt Hawkins (@TheCurtHawkins) December 31, 2012
Hawkins had surgery to repair a torn PCL and meniscus in October.