Extreme Rules

Here are some news and notes coming out of last night’s Extreme Rules PPV in Pittsburgh per a new report by Mike Johnson of PWInsider:

* Vince McMahon was reportedly not present at the show last night, but remained in communication with WWE officials. Triple H and Billy Kidman were in charge at gorilla.

* Nearly everyone on the main WWE roster was brought in and told about plans for a meeting with talent. This meeting turned out to be with Hulk Hogan, who apologized to the crew for his racially insensitive comments that went public three years ago.

* Mark Henry was brought in for the show and involved with the Hogan meeting.

* Randy Orton was hid backstage until 30 minutes before his appearance.