— WWE has released developmental wrestler Kyle Rasmussen (a/k/a Conrad Tanner), a 6’4″, 300 pound former Michigan State football player John Laurinaitis signed last year following a tryout.
Also released this past week were developmental talents Daniel Skyler, Devin Allen, Dr. Cable Jones, Fahd Rakman, Ron Myers and Rhys Ali.
All seven have been removed from the roster page of the official website of Florida Championship Wrestling.
— Two additional matches were taped for this week’s episode of WWE Superstars last night in Richmond, Virginia: JTG vs. Chavo Guerrero; Trent Barreta vs. Curt Hawkins.
A tag team match pitting Melina and Gail Kim against Maryse and Alicia Fox was taped Monday in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
— The pre-sale password for Monday Night Raw in Little Rock, Arkansas on Jan. 17, 2011 is CENANEXUS. The pre-sale is ongoing on Ticketmaster.com.