For those wondering, Randy Orton was backstage at RAW this past week in his hometown of St. Louis but did not appear live on camera. Randy attended the taping with his father, Cowboy “Bob” Orton/

We’re told the show was so packed this past week that they didn’t need to have him appear to shoot an angle. Also, the last time we saw him on TV, he looked ‘weak’ storyline wise doing a segment with Vince McMahon and they want to bring him back as a big star once his shoulder is done rehabbing.