Karrion Kross returned at the end of WWE SmackDown, attacking Drew McIntyre before Scarlett set an hourglass timer, signaling Roman Reigns’ days as WWE champion are numbered. This comes after reports that Kross could be on his way back to WWE.
Last time Kross was seen in WWE, it was during an embarrassing run where the previously undefeated former NXT champion took losses to both Jeff Hardy and Keith Lee, whom have both since been released by WWE. Kross joined them during a wave of mass releases in November 2021. Now, with a full head of hair and not a helmet in sight, Kross returned during the main event of SmackDown and now finds himself in the middle of the elusive world title picture.
Also coming out of a newsworthy SmackDown, the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championships are on their way back to WWE amid