BoD Daily Update: August 9th, 2016

WWE Wrestlers Possibly Switching Brands

Internally, there has been some second guessing of several WWE draft picks. There is also some speculation that Kevin Owens will end up on Smackdown and Randy Orton on RAW.

http://wrestlechat.net/backstage-news-on-original-plans-for-shelton-benjamin-wwe-officials-consider-switching-wrestlers-on-brands/

Original Plans For Shelton Benjamin on Smackdown

Before news broke that Benjamin needed surgery, the WWE was planning to give him an upper midcard push. Both Triple H and Vince McMahon have always been high on his work and there was some internal excitement about his return to the company.

http://wrestlechat.net/backstage-news-on-original-plans-for-shelton-benjamin-wwe-officials-consider-switching-wrestlers-on-brands/

Reasons for the Lucha Dragons Split

Sin Cara wanted to split away from Kalisto as he wanted a singles career.

Credit Dave Meltzer, Wrestling Observer Radio

PTB Vintage Vault Podcast

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin and Scott are taking a look at No Mercy 2006! They discuss the ongoing rivalry between Gregory Helms and Matt Hardy, the debut of Idol Sevens and KC James, MVP’s gimmick, William Regal’s exposed penis, Mr. Kennedy’s big win, the never ending Eddie Guerrero soap opera, Chris Benoit’s return, King Booker’s reign of greatness, Dennis Rodman’s broken penis and much more!

http://placetobenation.com/place-to-be-podcast-episode-416-no-mercy-2006/

Highspots Releases Shoot Interview with Ricochet

Below you can listen to an excerpt of the interview, which runs for about three minutes long.