In an update on former WWE and WCW superstar The Big Show (Paul Wight) signing with All Elite Wrestling, effective today, a report from Mike Johnson of has provided further details.

The report notes that WWE and Wight were unable to come to terms on a new deal financially and his contract with the company expired last month, just days after he made an appearance on the WWE RAW Legends Night Show.

Wight, who initially signed a ten-year contract with the WWE when he first signed back in February 1999, was quietly moved to the WWE’s alumni section on their website last week.