St Petersburg, Florida – Tropicana Field
In-Ring Segment: Roman Reigns, Paul Heyman, and Jey Uso and Adam Pearce
Adam Pearce is in the ring waiting for Reigns and Co. Reigns tells Pearce that he doesn’t control anything. Pearce is here to serve him. Reigns doesn’t wait on Pearce and he certainly doesn’t wait on Edge. Reigns says Edge doesn’t want it. Edge knows what Reigns will do to him. Reigns says he’s going to beat Edge so bad they will have to put him on a legends contract. Reigns ain’t waiting on him.
Edge isn’t going to pick Reigns because he’s scared. Reigns will drop this title when he wants to. Pearce says he has a contract that says Reigns will defend the title in the Elimination Chamber. Reigns laughs.
Heyman says Reigns contract says he has to defend the title at Elimination Chamber but not in the Chamber. Heyman tells Pearce to put whomever he likes in the Chamber. Whoever wins the Chamber can have a Universal Championship match on the spot. Pearce says he has a lot to think about. Pearce leaves the ring and says he can think of two people who will not have to qualify for the Chamber Match. Pearce gives Jey Uso and Kevin Owens spots in the Chamber. Reigns leaves the ring and gets in Pearce’s face. Reigns says Pearce doesn’t get it. Reigns doesn’t care about Owens or Uso. Pearce has all of his attention. Heyman tells Reigns that Pearce understands.
Backstage, Pearce runs into Sonya Deville. Deville asks Pearce what he was thinking stepping to Reigns the way he did. Pearce says he has dealt with Reigns’ consequences before. He isn’t worried. Pearce says they need to fill up the Chamber Match quickly. Deville says she has an idea. Take the tag match that is about to happen and make it so the winners get spots in the Chamber. Pearce says that’s a great idea. Deville says she already took care of it.