WWE Devil's Advocate: Why Sheamus Should Have Won the Rumble

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WWE Devil's Advocate: Why Sheamus Should Have Won the Rumble

Wrestling fans all over the world watched the Royal Rumble last night, with the last two participants being "The Great White" Sheamus and Chris Jericho.

The two spent several minutes in the ring alone trying to eliminate one another while fans were certain that Chris Jericho would prevail and win—earning himself a shot at one of the championships at WrestleMania.

This made sense for a lot of reasons. Jericho had been silently hyping his return for weeks, and guaranteed "the end of the world as we know it," at the Royal Rumble. Other reasons include Jericho being the obvious opponent for CM Punk at Mania, and Jericho (who has won almost every title in the WWE) finally winning a Royal Rumble.

To the surprise and chagrin of many fans, Jericho was eliminated by Sheamus, and Sheamus earned himself a main event match at WrestleMania.

Today, the Internet has countless blogs and articles saying why this was a horrible decision by WWE, how they have no clue what they are doing and how Jericho has become the worst comeback in recent history.

Playing devil's advocate, lets give some reasons why this was the right choice by WWE, and why Jericho can recover...

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