If you've watched WWE programming leading up to the Royal Rumble, you've already been briefed on a few details surrounding the year's first pay-per-view.
We know Dolph Ziggler will start at either No. 1 2 in the Royal Rumble, thanks to Vickie Guerrero. We also learned that CM Punk will be stripped of his WWE title if the Shield interferes in the WWE Championship Match.
Thanks to an unimaginative group of wrestling fans, we will be forced to witness Alberto Del Rio take on the Big Show in another Last Man Standing match for the World Heavyweight Title.
WWE nation has no one to blame but themselves as the WWE left the choice to fans to pick the stipulations. A rerun was the best those polled could come up with.
Oh well, hopefully the program is changed up and we actually feel like we're seeing something fresh.
Now that we've talked about the obvious, let's look at a few other things we're guaranteed to see. Although these happenings haven't actually been discussed in the lead up to the event, they are still locks to occur.