On the latest episode of WWE Hall of Famer Jerry Lawler’s Dinner With The King podcast, The King commented on why The Undertaker was in New York City this past weekend for SummerSlam weekend.
A photo surfaced online of The Undertaker on a plane headed to New York, which set off speculation that the Dead Man might be appearing at the show.
Undertaker’s wife Michelle McCool was backstage and posted a photo with with new SmackDown Women’s Champion Natalya and WWE producer Finlay.
When asked about The Undertaker at SummerSlam, Lawler initially responded, “Was he there?” He said he didn’t see Undertaker or hear him mentioned.
Lawler then realized that Undertaker might have been there to get his face and body scanned for a future WWE video game. Lawler said he and the rest of the WWE roster were getting scanned. He noted that it wasn’t for WWE 2K18 and was for a different game coming out next year.
You can listen to Jerry Lawler discussing The Undertaker in NYC this past weekend here: