WWE Legend Leaves NXT, Sparks Rumors of In-Ring Return

Published 12/02/2021, 3:22 PM EST

Beth Phoenix has taken to social media to express that she will step down from her role in WWE NXT. Even though she will continue to be a part of WWE, she just won’t continue her part in NXT.

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She worked with NXT for over three years and in 135 episodes. Some of the others she worked with during her time with NXT are Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Michael Cole, and many others. She thanked all of them in her message, and there’s no doubt she’ll miss working with the talent and others.

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According to her, she’s stepping down from her role because she wants to spend more time with her family. However, that may not be the complete situation.

Now, even though she’s stepping down, she may have left the possibility of coming back open. WWE has released no official statement about the same.

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Beth Phoenix may come to WWE Raw

Reports have emerged that claim that WWE is planning to create a storyline where Edge and Phoenix team up against The Miz and Maryse.

Edge, The Miz, and Maryse have already appeared on WWE Monday Night Raw. While Edge and The Miz engaged in a heated verbal confrontation, Maryse stood by Miz’s side.

Now, the company wants to bring in Phoenix and turn it into a Couples’ Special. As of now, it’s unclear exactly when it’ll happen and if the company will go through with it at all!

More information will be available as the situation develops!

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Edge has creative freedom which could help the cause

The same reports revealed that The Rated-R Superstar has creative freedom. In fact, that’s the reason why he took shots at The Miz by referencing CM Punk and John Morrison. Those were his original additions to the segment.

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Now, with the creative freedom he has, he can definitely bring in his wife to be a part of the storyline. Unfortunately, it’s unknown if WWE has already spoken with Beth Phoenix about this or not.

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Shuvangi Sen Chaudhury

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Shuvangi is a senior WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports. She has over 1000 published WWE articles and also has experience in content operations with Forbes. Having completed her undergraduation from Royal Holloway, University of London, Shuvangi is closely aligned to the fitness industry, having amateur skills levels in tennis and basketball while rowing at a regatta level.

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