Cody and Brandi Rhodes Discuss How Exclusive AEW's Contracts Will Be

Grant Boone
January 10, 2019

However, Jericho's contract reportedly expired after his match with Naito, and now he's said to be on the brink of turning out for All Elite Wrestling (rumours about a Jericho AEW appearance only intensified after he thanked AEW President/Jacksonville Jaguars owner Tony Khan for tickets to an National Football League game).

There was buzz that Omega was headed to WWE due to the company allegedly offering him creative control but Wrestling Observer Radio's Dave Meltzer reported this week that no such perk was offered by the McMahon family. While they weren't able to give full information of each wrestler's contract situation.

The trio, Rhodes" wife Brandi and Adam "Hangman' Page were all branching out from Ring Of Honor and New Japan Pro Wrestling to form AEW, and soon after announced a special event to make some big announcements.

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He went on to mention more crimes committed by illegal immigrants as he tried to drive home his point. The president, with his recent efforts, may have bought himself a bit more time for negotiations.

"I can actually confirm that Joey will be able to do his Spring Break shows", Cody said. "We definitely don't want to shut doors, there's no reason to. We like a lot of people". It's more years than any WWE contract I signed and I know why. This is in contrast to the other talent that is signing with the promotion, as their talent deals are exclusive to AEW.

Apparently, whatever WWE was offering was not enough to get Jericho to sign.

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