Rave Reviews For Punk vs Bryan
Several top wrestling names have chimed in with their opinions of the CM Punk vs Daniel Bryan match on Raw this week, and the reviews have all been positive:
Jim Ross: "Punk vs Bryan is a broadcaster's dream. They're making great music. Amazing match." "What I would have given to call that one. Had to stand to watch it"
Bret Hart: "Kudos to both @CMPunk and @WWEDanielBryan. Good match"
Joey Styles: "OK. I'll admit it. I would come out of retirement to call @CMPunk vs. @WWEDanielBryan. #BestInTheWorld"
William Regal: "Hello from lovely Omaha Nebraska. Very proud of @CMPunk and @WWEDanielBryan. Good lads.I hope my twins marry such lovely fellas."
Lance Storm: "@CMPunk and @WWEDanielBryan Thank you for giving me some great wrestling on my Sports Entertainment show.
Why Ryan's Push Was Halted
The Wrestling Observer is reporting that the reason why WWE halted Mason Ryan's push following last year's Survivor Series PPV is because the company felt he failed to connect with the audience. It's still being said, however, that WWE is planning to renew his push as they believe he has great potential.
As far as Ryan's non-participation in the Royal Rumble match is concerned, it's being said that WWE decided against featuring him in the match as management felt the bout would have done nothing positive for him.