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Does Chael Sonnen have a future with WWE?

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Does Chael Sonnen have a future with WWE?



Since the news of Chael Sonnen’s exit, some have wondered if he would look at a career in WWE. WWE has had interest in Sonnen in the past but Vince McMahon has been against using ex-MMA fighters because he believes that they wouldn’t be willing to do their schedule.

Sonnen has spoken with Gerald Brisco who helped put a meeting together with him and Triple H. Sources close to the situation said that he as told that he was too old to start training but the company might have interest in him as an announcer. WWE would be leery right now since the news of his failed drug tests is still fresh and they are a publicly traded company that would have to answer to stockholders.

If WWE hired him as a wrestler, they would not be able to use him in states that still regulate wrestling until his suspension is over.

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