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Finn Balor Was Never Considered For Royal Rumble Title Match – Vince McMahon Sees Him as ‘Bland’

November 22, 2017 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
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– A new report says that despite reports to the contrary, Finn Balor was never considered to face Brock Lesnar at the Royal Rumble. Sports Illustrated reports that a source in creative says Vince McMahon sees Balor as “bland” when he’s not portraying The Demon.

The site says that Balor is slowly being transitioned into a role similar to that of Dolph Zigglers, where he is a performer who can put on great matches but doesn’t get to the main event of have faith from the higher-ups. The site adds that WWE is “adverse” to the thought of reuniting him with Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson as The Club.