- The new WWE storyline where Ric Flair is mentoring The Miz and gave him the figure four leglock was actually meant for Dolph Ziggler. There were long standing plans that Ric Flair would manage Dolph Ziggler when Flair returned to WWE, but when WWE turned Del Rio babyface, the decision was made to hold off on turning Ziggler face.
- The general feeling in WWE is that Monday's RAW was a weak "go home" show and that the hype for the 30-man Royal Rumble match was too little too late. John Cena in particular has gotten a ton of criticism for his strange promo at the end of the show. That said, CM Punk, Paul Heyman and The Rock were all praised for their stellar work hyping this Sunday's WWE Championship match.
- Here's the latest episode of "Outside The Ring" featuring Rey Mysterio and Sheamus:
Rey Mysterio and Sheamus take the WWE Universe on a behind the scenes tour to see what goes into making a Power Slammer. In addition, see all the work that needs to take place for a 30 second commercial.
(Partial Source: Figure Four Weekly)
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