WWE has decided to part ways with Matt Striker. The following is from Striker's Twitter account:
">@WWE that my contract will not be renewed. I am now available 4 appearances, signings seminars & wrestling. Deep breath — Matt Striker (@Matt_Striker_) June 20, 2013
">@WWE has your entertainment first in their mind. Support that product
— Matt Striker (@Matt_Striker_) June 20, 2013
Striker transitioned from an in-ring talent to an on-screen personality in 2008 and held many roles from hosting NXT to a backstage interviewer. He signed a WWE contract in 2005.