WWE Reportedly Working On A Contract To Lock Down Matt Riddle
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Many can take exception to how Matt Riddle is currently being booked in WWE, but not a whole lot can say that the company doesn’t like him after the latest report from the Wrestling Observer Newsletter.
According to Dave Meltzer, WWE is looking to secure Matt Riddle long-term after his contract runs out this coming August. Word is that he’s he’s pretty much agreed to a three-year deal that would be for $400,000 per year guaranteed. On top of that, Riddle would receive $50,000 for every Saudi Arabia show that he does. Meltzer notes that the scuttlebutt backstage is that Vince McMahon doesn’t comprehend Riddle’s “bro” vibe, but does love the vignettes they’ve been doing with The King of aforementioned Bros, bro.It was reported earlier that Vince was a major fan of Riddle’s match against Sheamus weeks back on RAW as well,
Recently on RAW, Riddle accompanied The New Day to the ring after dubbing himself “Bro E.” His persona has also been an avid rabbit supporter these past few weeks and later on in the show, Riddle was all about requesting an autograph on his carrot from Rambling Rabbit.