A new report from Fight selection Here are some details about the producers for this week’s episode of SmackDown They shared some notes from behind the scenes.
- Drew and Sheamus vs. Viking Raiders: Michael Hayes
- LA NIGHT segment: Adam Pearce
- Los Lotharios vs Heat Row: Sean Diveri
- Charlotte Flair Segment: Molly Holly
- Brawl Brutes vs Imperium: Petey Williams
- Supreme Male Model vs. Legado Del Fantasma: Jamie Noble
- Contract Signing Segment: Jason Jordan
Street Profits vs. The Usos post-show dark match produced by Jason Jordan. Molly Holly created Liv Morgan vs. Jia Li’s pre-show dark match.
There were no talent or staff meetings before this week’s show. Rumors of the Saudi sale, and Vince’s possible return to WWE Creative held pre-show meetings before both Raw and SmackDown.
Internal WWE office cuts were a big topic of conversation backstage. Many were surprised that longtime PR man Adam Hopkins was let go.