— Chris Jericho returned to WWE in as the second entrant in the 30-man Royal Rumble match.
— Chris Jericho tweeted the following about his surprise return at the Royal Rumble:
One of the best nights of my career…Thank you guys!!
— Chris Jericho was hidden in a bus outside until his entrance. Word backstage was that a deal was quietly made for him to work the show when WWE reached out to him for RAW. No word yet on his future with the company.
— Chris Jericho was eliminated by Dolph Ziggler