- Bray Wyatt was earmarked for a title run in 2017 so that means that both he and Randy Orton are in contention for winning the Royal Rumble, with the other winning the WWE title at the Elimination Chamber PPV.
- One of the backstage rumors currently making the rounds is that Orton would win the Rumble and Wyatt the Chamber match (and the championship), thereby setting up their title match at WrestleMania 33.
- The odds have responded to this rumor as Orton’s chances of winning the Rumble have increased and currently stand at +400 as seen here.
Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Subscription information available at f4wonline.com