HBK Teaching Class At The WWE Performance Center, Latest On Shelton Benjamin

– On the latest episode of The Solomonster Sounds Off podcast,  Solomonster noted that Shawn Michaels recently relocated to Orlando, Florida and is now teaching a class at the Performance Center. He’s now working there there full-time, taking over for Terry Taylor, who previously worked as a “finishing coach” helping talents polish their acts. As such, Michaels will be working closely with with top NXT talent.

Michaels (along with Rudy Boy Gonzalez) previously ran the Texas Wrestling Academy (founded in 1999) which produced names such as Daniel Bryan, Brian Kendrick and the late Lance Cade.

You can listen to the latest Sound Off episode here:

– Shelton Benjamin called into the latest episode of Jim Ross’ Ross Report Podcast and spoke about the shoulder injury that has put his WWE return on hold. Shelton said its been a very emotional month for him, going from an extreme high to an extreme low. He’s staying positive and injuries are just part of the business. Doctors have told him he’ll be out 6-12 months and he’s mentally preparing to be out for a year. His ultimate goal is to get back to WWE and that’s been his goal since leaving the company 6-7 years ago.