Ric Flair’s agent announced on Thursday he will not attend the San Francisco 49ers at Carolina Panthers NFL Playoff game on Sunday. Flair’s agent notes he’s received death threats over WWE sending him to Green Bay for the pre-game speech to the 49ers last weekend. You can read the official statement from Flair’s camp at this link.
As we reported on Wednesday here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com, the deal of Flair speaking to the 49ers was setup between the team and WWE. WWE currently has a great relationship with 49ers Owner and CEO Jed York after a deal was reached to bring Wrestlemania 31 to Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California next year.