If you tuned into SmackDown this week, you’re likely well
aware that Shelton Benjamin will soon be returning to WWE programming, having
been signed to the Tuesday night brand.
Then again, even if you didn’t catch the show, the
widespread plugging on WWE’s YouTube channel, various social media and just about every major wrestling news site, has made this latest revelation pretty much
The move isn’t necessarily the greatest surprise. After the
recent Draft left SmackDown’s roster a little thin on the ground, the rumour
mill began to suggest that we could be seeing the returns of a few familiar
Of all the names being bandied about, though, Benjamin’s is
arguably the biggest. During his earlier stint in the company, he helped
himself to United States, Intercontinental and Tag Team gold, whilst also
establishing himself as one of the most exciting performers in ladder match history.
But beyond the obvious, there are still some lesser known Shelton factoids floating out there in the more distant corners of the internet. And this
article looks to bring you the best of them, as we count down ten of the more
uncommon trivia regarding the latest signee to the SmackDown brand.