WWE issued the following statement regarding Jack Swagger to Prowrestling.net on Friday.
“Jack Swagger has not been granted a release from his WWE contract. When he is granted his release, Jack Swagger will remain under exclusive contract to WWE for 90 days and will be compensated accordingly during that period.”
Powell’s POV: Now we know why WWE never confirmed the release of Swagger, who stated on Chael Sonnen’s podcast that he requested his release. There’s no word yet as to how this affects Swagger’s advertised independent dates.
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