News regarding WWE’s plans for LA Knight following the 2023 Payback PLE

As seen during the 2023 WWE Payback PLE, LA Knight defeated The Miz and was endorsed by special guest referee John Cena. It appears that WWE is now fully invested in pushing Knight as Twitter account @WrestleVotes noted the following…

“The latest ‘talent board’, which is used internally, saw an update post Payback on 9/3. Interesting news from the SmackDown side lists LA Knight as the top babyface. In addition, Bobby Lashley & The Street Profits are now categorized as heels.”

It appears that Knight’s feud with Miz will continue as a rematch was teased by Miz during the September 4th 2023 edition of RAW.