Florida Championship Wrestling (2012)
El Hijo del Medico Asesino announced on his Facebook, that he has signed a contract with WWE, joining their developmental territory. On March 15, 2012, he made his debut in Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW) under the name Benicio Salazar, losing to Kassius Ohno. He won his first match defeating Sonny Elliot at a Live event. He appeared in a Live event, where he teamed with Dean Ambrose, Jason Jordan, and Richie Steamboat, however his team lost to the team of Big E Langston, Brad Maddox, Damien Sandow, and Leo Kruger. He later appeared in another live event where he was defeated by Alexander Rusev. Salazar returned to Television, being defeated by Rick Victor on April 5. on April 26, 2012, Salazar was defeated by Bray Wyatt. Salazar returned on May 24, 2012, unmasked and a new look, and was defeated by Erick Rowan. On June 12, 2012, Salazar was released from his contract, his last match was on June 7, 2012, where he was defeated again by Bray Wyatt.