- Above is the opening video package used for the 2018 WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view in Philadelphia.
- As noted, Nigel McGuinness did not call Saturday's WWE NXT "Takeover: Philadelphia" event as he was under the weather. F4Wonline.com notes that Nigel is currently recovering from the flu. Takeover was called by Mauro Ranallo and Percy Watson.
- As noted, Alicia Fox was pulled from the first-ever women's Royal Rumble match due to an injury. WWE reports that Fox is suffering from a broken tailbone. A new Mixed Match Challenge partner for Goldust should be revealed this week. Fox wrote the following on missing tonight's big match:
Sad but true.... still #royalrumble READY!!! However, I'm blessed to share the ring with the most #talented, #inspired, and #beautiful #women of the #WWE FOX APPROVED!!