– According to PWInsider.com, many backstage felt that the closing angle to last night’s Smackdown Special was “out of line” and can’t be justified.
– In other news, that Web site is reporting that while Batista is getting praise for working through pain, even though there are concerns that he is not giving his body proper time to heal.
– The latest rumors on the Eric Bischoff angle is that he will remain on TV, either as a manager of back as GM.
– In Jim Ross news, JR is back in Oklahoma recovering from his surgery, and his health is reportedly improving. He was originally to become the voice of RAW on WWE.com, but USA Network has shared concerns with WWE about over-pushing the Web site so they don’t anger their advertisers, so at best the original plan is up in the air.