Roman Reigns and Paul Heyman have boycotted WWE’s The Bump, according to Heyman on WWE Talking Smack. Seth Rollins was the guest on the show, where Heyman co-hosts with Kayla Braxton. Roman Reigns gaining ‘creative control’ was just revealed.
Heyman told Rollins, “Roman Reigns has seen the medium you have done recently, and it is quite impressive.”
Seth had praised Roman’s recent work in an interview on The Bump recently.
Heyman added regarding he and Reigns, “We kind of boycott The Bump. Fake news.”
Braxton shot back at Heyman, “Scared of journalists.” Heyman redirected his attention to Rollins, “Roman Reigns is quite flattered by the kind words you have bestowed upon him.”
Reigns and Rollins were last together in The Shield in spring 2019 before Dean Ambrose quit WWE to sign with AEW. The pair have not shared any storylines together since they both turned heel, Rollins in late 2019, followed by Reigns at Summerslam 2020. Roman Reigns appears to be set to defend his WWE Universal Title at Fastlane, followed by Edge in the main event of WrestleMania. Reigns successfully beat Daniel Bryan in a few minutes at WWE Elimination Chamber. Roman Reigns ‘turned down’ a match with a top Raw star.