— WWE has signed Ohio Valley Wrestling’s Brent “Beef” Wellington to a developmental contract, reports www.f4wonline.com. The announcement was made by Wellington during Wednesday night’s OVW television taping. He was subsequently jumped by Austin Aries.
— Three more WWE stars have joined Twitter in MVP, William Regal and Todd Grisham.
— As reported earlier, Mattel announced yesterday during San Diego Comic-Con International that Randy Savage had been signed by the company to take part in their “WWE Defining Moments” action figure line. Video has since surfaced of Savage cutting a classic “Macho Man” promo hyping the acting figure, which can be viewed here (starting at the 2:00 mark). He said Mattel is making more figures of himself from different eras of his career and vowed “2011 will be the Macho Man’s year.”
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