WWE legend Pat Patterson dies at 79

The WWE confirmed the news Wednesday, calling Pat Patterson a “true trailblazer of the industry” in a career spanning six decades.

The Rock buys XFL with investment firm for $15M

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, the former WWE star-turned-movie giant, partnered with RedBird Capital to buy the league at the 11th hour, Sportico reported Monday. The league was nearly set to go on auction. Johnson and the firm reportedly paid $15 million for the fledgling football league.