Big Show sauntered down to the ring to meet with Stephanie McMahon and Triple H in a suit, grinning. Triple H offered him money, but he demanded that he instead get his job back and get a WWE Championship match against Randy Orton at Survivor Series.
Triple H and McMahon traded being the cooler head while trying to negotiate with him.
In the end, Triple H had to give in, and Big Show made him tell the audience that the giant now had a title shot several times in a row. This led to Triple H booking an impromptu handicap match that pitted Orton and The Shield against Big Show.
It was more of an assault than a match, with Big Show fighting them off a few times but ending up the victim of being outnumbered. Kane came down to the ring without his mask and dressed in a suit. He handed the heels chairs.
The Shield sent Big Show through a table with McMahon sneering in the background.
Big Show gets a WWE title match and his job back but ends up crashing through a table.
Memorable Moments and Quotes
"You want to stand here and trade sophomoric barbs?" - Triple H to Big Show.
"Get the hell out of my ring before I leave you lying in a puddle of your own blood" - Triple H to Big Show.
"A mugging disguised as a match" - Michael Cole.
The segment dragged on. Big Show was corny here, rubbing it in the faces of Triple H and McMahon too much.
There was little energy crackling throughout these events. Perhaps it was just too easy for Big Show to take control of The Authority the way he did, or perhaps the thought of a Big Show vs. Orton bout is so unappealing that it deflated this story before it could reach its climax.
Having this new corporate Kane is a good idea, but the other parts of this story feel like WWE simply swapped Daniel Bryan with Big Show in the angle that's been running over the past few months.
For a main event moment, this disappointed.
WWE has a few weeks to amp up the spark for this title match or else fans aren't going to buy into it.