Following an Evolve show in 2014, rapper Wale sent out a tweet, stating that Swann and Uhaa Nation needed to be in WWE, calling them "the future of the business". This got the attention of Mark Henry, who arranged a WWE tryout for Swann in September 2014.
- 7/11/2017 - Rich Swann Squash vs Jimmy Jobber
- 7/4/2017 - Rich Swann Win vs T.J. Perkins
- 6/20/2017 - Neville Win vs Rich Swann
- 6/4/2017 - Rich Swann Team-Win vs Noam Dar Mixed Tag Match stipulation
- 5/30/2017 - Noam Dar Win vs Rich Swann