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The Young Bucks: Backstage report on CM Punk promo reaction

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AEW EVPs The Young Bucks were referenced off-hand by CM Punk during his AEW Collision promo on Saturday, but how did they react?

The Bucks already reacted publicly to the “counterfeit bucks” line from the former AEW Champion this past weekend, but we now know how they felt privately.

According to a new report from Fightful Select, Matt and Nick Jackson were actually pretty cool about the situation overall.

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The Young Bucks CM Punk Promo Reaction

“Another big line that the roster noticed was ‘One Bil Phil,’ which CM Punk claimed a WBD executive called him. It’s widely speculated internally that this is in reference to a possible all-encompassing AEW broadcast deal with Warner Bros Discovery that was rumoured the approach one billion dollars” the site revealed on its Patreon subscription service.

“Those that we spoke to who had heard from the Bucks were told they took it light-heartedly, and told those that inquired that things were okay” Fightful concluded.

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