AEW news items regarding Chris Jericho, Shane Strickland, and Joey Janela

Here are a few AEW news items for Wednesday, February 9th 2022…

* After referring to himself as “The Influencer” on last week’s AEW Dynamite, Chris Jericho filed to trademark the term on February 4 for use in entertainment purposes.

* According to, former WWE star Shane Strickland aka Isaiah “Swerve” Scott has interest from multiple wrestling promotions in obtaining his services. AEW reportedly asked about Strickland’s status very early on into his free agency to see when he would be available.

* In an interview with Brandon Walker, Joey Janela said he doesn’t know “what the f*ck is going on” with his AEW contract. Janela believes that his deal will continue past April 30th but added that he’ll “look like a f*cking idiot” if it doesn’t.