Kyle O’Reilly not solely had followers apprehensive, but additionally these in WWE NXT following the stretcher angle after Wednesday’s NXT episode.
Whereas working the primary occasion, Adam Cole kicked him within the head then hit a brainbuster onto the metal steps. Medics had been checking on him because the present got here to a detailed. A fan in attendance of the present bought individuals actually involved as they’d claimed O’Reilly suffered a seizure and was taken out of the constructing on a stretcher.
Whereas WWE did have him stretched from ringside to the again, he didn’t actually undergo a seizure. It was merely an angle and O’Reilly is okay.
Fightful Choose experiences that because of O’Reilly’s historical past with diabetes, the angle “brought about a variety of concern amongst even the NXT roster, who weren’t positive if the state of affairs was actual or not.”
It was identified how WWE not telling a lot of the roster about artistic together with damage angles isn’t out of the atypical. Additionally, an individual within the firm said this was not a “seizure storyline” as WWE by no means made a point out about it when the thought for the angle was pitched or executed.
When WWE realized how the angle had gotten so out of hand as a result of fan falsely said O’Reilly had a seizure, “they despatched phrase that it was only a storyline, and Kyle O’Reilly tweeted about it Thursday.”
Clearly, WWE is constructing to a match between O’Reilly and Cole. Nevertheless, there’s been no phrase but on when that match will happen.