- Former WWE announcer Jack Korpela issued a survey to his Twitter followers asking which current WWE or TNA Wrestling Superstar has the most potential to be a major "crossover" star. When a person named CM Punk, he responded, "CM Punk has the in ring talent and great mic skills. Could use a few more pounds of muscle though."
Another person vouched for Punk's potential. Korpela reiterated, "He's damn good. Needs to improve physique though. Hogan, Rock, Austin all looked the part."
When a person named Dolph Ziggler, Korpela said his height works against him. He wrote, "Is an amazing talent. Great physique, charisma and mic skills. Only thing working against him is he isn't tall." However, he then clarified, "Ziggler has it all and he CAN make it. All I'm saying is it's harder for the smaller guys to get over."
- Ezekiel Jackson was backstage at last Tuesday's SmackDown taping in Columbia, South Carolina, but not used. He also did not participate in this weekend's SmackDown live event tour. He stated on Twitter that he will be attending tomorrow's SmackDown taping in Manchester, New Hampshire.
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