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How Much WWE Is Paying Lesnar, Big Injury Note, Upcoming Return, Legend Contacted

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- WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar’s new WWE contract is for three years and includes a 7-figure downside guarantee. I heard the total value of the contract was just under $10 million but I still don’t know how everything breaks down. What we’re most interested in hearing is whether or not he was given some type of merchandise guarantee because that was a key sticking point in negotiations. We'll keep asking and hopefully get some answers after Sunday. As for Brock, his deal is full time pay for part-time work. It's obviously not the norm and seen more as an investment as Vince McMahon has changed his mind on using part-time talent, especially when it comes to building the WWE Network from the ground up. Regardless of up and coming talent, we're told the feeling was AT&T Stadium was going to a heck of a lot easier to fill next year with Lesnar than without him.

- Jey Uso has been cleared but probably wouldn’t be working if it wasn’t Wrestlemania 31. However, he will give his injured shoulder a try in the Kickoff match for the WWE Tag Team Championship. We’re expecting his involvement to be limited.

- Sheamus is still expected to return to WWE very soon, with the biggest decision being whether it’s on the Wrestlemania 31 pay-per-view itself or the TVs that follow. Regardless, he’s on the company’s upcoming overseas tour in the coming weeks. If he returns at Wrestlemania, we're expecting involvement in the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal or even the Intercontinental Championship Ladder Match.

- We’re being told that Tatanka was contacted for Wrestlemania 31 weekend by WWE. We’re unable to confirm anything beyond that but if you’re at Axxess and see Tatanka, this is your heads up. He’s made some surprise cameos with the company over the years, appearing at an “Old School” episode of Raw back in 2010.

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