After being set up at Fyter Fest, Cody Rhodes vs. Shawn Spears is now official for All Out.
Episode three of the Road to All Out featured a contract signing for Cody vs. Spears. Tully Blanchard, who is managing Spears, had it stipulated that Cody and Spears will each only be allowed to have one person in their corner for the match.
Cody and Spears' storyline began when Spears signing with AEW was announced on the Road to Fyter Fest. Cody called Spears "a great hand" and someone who could be a player-coach for AEW. At Fyter Fest, Spears appeared and gave Cody a chair shot.
Tully Blanchard was revealed as Spears' manager on the first Road to All Out episode.
All Out is taking place at the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Illinois on Saturday, August 31. Here's the updated card for the pay-per-view:
- Chris Jericho vs. Hangman Page for the AEW World Championship
- Kenny Omega vs. Jon Moxley
- AAA Tag Team Champions The Lucha Bros (Pentagon Jr. & Fenix) defending against The Young Bucks (Matt & Nick Jackson) in a ladder match
- Cody Rhodes vs. Shawn Spears
- Darby Allin vs. Joey Janela vs. Jimmy Havoc
- Best Friends (Trent Barreta & Chuck Taylor) vs. The Dark Order (Evil Uno & Stu Grayson) (winning team gets a first-round bye in AEW's Tag Team title tournament)
This week's Road to All Out episode is available to watch below: