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TNA Notebook: Wrestlers In The Amazing Race, Why Lashley Didn't Go To WWE

The Wrestlers in The Amazing Race

Robbie E and Brooke -- as The Wrestlers -- are participants in Season 25 of The Amazing Race. The show was filmed from May 31, 2014 to June 22, 2014 and premiered last week on CBS. In helping promote the series, is posting weekly blog updates from Robbie. You can read his first one at this link.

Episode 1 is available online at this link.

An interesting fact about Robbie E's inclusion on The Amazing Race is that he and tag team partner Jessie Godderz (from Big Brother) were both cast members on reality TV shows that were broadcast on CBS. The following is from Twitter:

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">@CBSBigBrother & @AmazingRace_CBS! #IMPACTonSPIKE

— Mr. PEC-Tacular™ (@MrPEC_Tacular)

BroMans just made HISTRY!

We're the 1st TagTeam 2 STAR on 2 Diff Network Reality Shows:@CBSBigBrother & @AmazingRace_CBS!#IMPACTonSPIKE

— Mr. PEC-Tacular™ (@MrPEC_Tacular) September 27, 2014

">September 27, 2014

Here is Jessie's history on Big Brother:

CBS' Big Brother 10 (cast member)
CBS' Big Brother 11 (cast member)
CBS' Big Brother 12 (surprise guest appearance in Pandora's Box)
CBS' Big Brother 13 (surprise guest appearance in Pandora's Box)
CBS' Big Brother 14 (surprise guest appearance in Pandora's Box)
CBS' Big Brother 16 (surprise guest appearance on a special Press Day episode)

Why Bobby Lashley Chose TNA

Bobby Lashley spoke with The Independent about pursuing his MMA career while also working as a top star in TNA Wrestling. In the piece, he admitted to speaking with WWE but said he chose TNA because their schedule was easier and he would be able to spend more time with his kids.

Click here to read the piece in its entirety.

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