Two years ago the landscape of the wrestling world changed forever when one of the biggest names in the industry stepped away and walked out of the biggest company in the US. In January 2014, CM Punk left the WWE and wrestling in general after long standing issues with WWE management. This left most fans puzzled as it was extremely unexpected to see Punk just walk away from the company, and we didn't find anything out until the fall when Punk would appear on Colt Cabana's "Art of Wrestling" podcast.
On the podcast Punk aired all of his grievances with the company and made some eluding to being burnt out from wrestling. Soon after we started hearing about Punk having a desire to break into the octagon with UFC. Even though it seemed like UFC had gotten cold feet or it was just to the point that Punk didn't need to debut in UFC anymore, but he would have his first fight last year. A largely anticipated fight for Punk put on display his inexperience, but there is no disputing the idea that Punk earned everyone's respect for getting the ring.
Now I will not spend a lot of time on this idea, but since Punk left fans have taken up the extremely annoying and bothersome trait of chanting for CM Punk when they are bored. I'm not sure if they did it as they thought Punk would ever return or just to be annoying, but either way it's a pointless chant. I will be the first to tell you that I would love seeing Punk back in a WWE ring as it would be a tremendous help for the company I just don't see it happening though.
Recently, Dave Meltzer spoke about the idea that the WWE maybe interested in bringing Punk back to the company. Well that is all fine and good, but I'm not sure Punk wants to wrestle anymore and I don't mean for just WWE I mean at all. Now it might be a rumor, but why wouldn't the WWE have interest in Punk knowing how much they'd benefit if he did comeback. Do I think he could return? Absolutely as we have seen in recent years with WWE alumni you never know who could comeback. Do I think he will return? Honestly, no I don't because I'm not sure that Punk wants to get in the ring again, but if the WWE wants to prove an old saying right then show that anything truly can happen in the WWE,