Earlier this year, Fightful sought to publish some positive news amid the Coronavirus pandemic.
Around that time, we started reaching out to dozens of WWE sources to ask them who had been working hard to improve. Responses at that point were scattered, but in recent months have accelerated.
The latest subject of our Brass Ring series saw members of the NXT roster putting over Candice LeRae as a helpful veteran, regardless of the experience level of those that she's working with.
"Candice LeRae falls into the same category in NXT as Deonna Purrazzo, if she has a switch you're going to see even more out of her than you realize she's capable of" a wrestler had stated, right before Purrazzo was actually released and Candice was given a heel turn. Obviously that ended up working out.
"Even though she's more experienced than almost all the women here, she never acts like she's too good to learn something else or even help out other people," said a female PC recruit.
"Everybody likes Candice. You have to be hard to deal with to not like her," another PC recruit noted.
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