It was the news that has rocked the entire WWE to it's very core, WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins has suffered a long term injury that will see his disappear for close to a year.
Rollins suffered a torn ACL and MCL at a WWE live event in Ireland and has now had to be stripped of the title due to the length of recovery.
Due to the injury, Rollins will now be unable to defend his title against Roman Reigns at the upcoming Survivor Series PPV.
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What was supposed to be the main event will now be replaced by a tournament to crown a new champion.
Losing a top star like Rollins is sure to have a big effect behind the scenes at WWE, but the latest rumours show just how disastrous it could be.
It was reported that the WWE creative team is working around the clock in order to re-write weeks worth of WWE programming.
Rollins has been a key figure on TV for several months now and his loss will be felt heavily throughout the roster.
Once wwe.com announced the injury to Rollins, it also quickly announced the news about the tournament to crown a new champion.
However it has also been rumoured that that plan may even be subject to change, as could possible competitors and the winner.
The question now becomes, without their top heel, who will the WWE turn to in their time of need?
A whole new show
Survivor Series has been building since Hell in a Cell and now all of a sudden, the show takes a very different twist.
While the excitement over a possible Brothers of Destruction reunion still lingers, the loss of a title match between former Shield brothers changes the buzz around the show.
Although Roman Reigns will still likely be involved in the tournament, fans have waited for over a year to see him get his hands on Rollins.
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