- Carilito and Shelton Benjamin are rumored to make surprise appearances in Sunday's 30-man Royal Rumble match. It's something Shelton has denied on Twitter, so take it for it's worth. Shelton Tweeted the following:
Join us at 8 PM EST on Sunday night for exclusive live play-by-play coverage.
- This week's WWE Vintage Collection highlighted matches from past Royal Rumble pay-per-views. Devin Cutting transcribed the following:
- X-Pac vs. Gangrel (1999)
- Edge & Christian vs. The Dudleys (2001)
- The Rock vs. Ken Shamrock (1998)
- Shawn Michaels vs. Sycho Sid (1997)