“If I were running things…”
We have all heard and said it before. But while watching WrestleMania 27, I couldn’t help but think those very words throughout the entire event.
The WWE had so many chances to create future storylines, feuds and most importantly, push men, women, divisions and championships up—but instead, most of it remained stagnant.
At a time when we consistently hear the same names, the WWE really didn’t use their lower card wrestlers correctly to the point where I have to really question what’s next for a number of people. If I created the card, that wouldn’t have happened. In fact, if I created the card, time would have been spent more wisely.
We didn’t need most of the segments—like the Snoop Dogg talent show or the Hall of Fame segment—and certain celebrations lasted too long while doing nothing to help the event—like Edge destroying the car.
Besides the promos and Miz’s video package, the only segment that was good was The Rock/Austin meeting. In all the time that those took, two or three matches—even if short—could have been added.
Thus, my card would have gone something like this…