By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
Rey Mysterio (Oscar Gutierrez) is working for WWE without a contract. Dave Meltzer of WrestlingObserver.com reports that Mysterio’s deal has expired and he has continued to make appearances for the company. Meltzer also reports that WWE is building toward an “eye for an eye” match between Mysterio and Seth Rollins at WWE Extreme Rules with the goal being to take out the opponent’s eye in order to win.
Powell’s POV: I’m not sure which is worse – WWE having Mysterio work without a contract or the idea of an eye for an eye match. Unless Mysterio has signed some type of temporary agreement with the company, he would be free to sign elsewhere at any point.
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