– ECW Original Sabu turns 50 today while ECW Original Jason turns 50, former WWE announcer Gary Michael Cappetta turns 62, former Tough Enough competitor Jeremiah Riggs turns 32 and former WCW star Ultimo Dragon turns 49.
– WWE taped the following matches for tonight’s SmackDown:
* The Usos vs. Tyson Kidd and Cesaro
* Nikki Bella vs. Alicia Fox
* Jack Swagger vs. Titus O’Neil
* Big E vs. Goldust
* Ryback, Dolph Ziggler and Erick Rowan vs. Luke Harper, Big Show and Kane
– PWInsider reports that morale backstage at WWE NXT Takeover: R Evolution was through the roof last night.