WrestleMania is upon us, and even though there's been a lot of debate as to whether WWE has made the best of its deep roster in assembling the card, it's still going to be the most newsworthy event of the year. Goldberg will be defending the Universal Championship against Brock Lesnar, Royal Rumble winner Randy Orton will challenge WWE Champion Bray Wyatt, and Roman Reigns will take on The Undertaker in what may very well be 'The Phenom's final match.
With those bouts, plus an undercard that's pretty much incorporated everybody in the company, it's no surprise that there's been a ton of speculation regarding what will happen at the show of shows. The company likes to promote the old adage that "anything can happen in WWE," and for at least one evening a year, it's true - anything can happen.
Fans have seized on that possibility, coming up with some truly interesting ideas - though some are more farfetched than others.
What are the the most prevalent rumors to have popped up regarding WrestleMania? And how plausible are they? Let's have a look - and be sure to check back on Monday to see how accurate they were!
Scott Fried is a Slammy Award-winning* writer living and working in New York City. He has been following/writing about professional wrestling for many years and is a graduate of Lance Storm's Storm Wrestling Academy. Follow him on Twitter at https://twitter.com/scottfried.
*Best Crowd of the Year, 2013