Vince Russo is back at it in the blogging world and his latest article is all about trashing Sami Zayn for not being a big television draw in his debut match against John Cena this past Monday night on Raw. You can imagine what his reasons are, but we'll give you a snippet here from CSRWrestling.com:
However, everybody is running to the defense of the WWE, claiming that RAW was a great show on Monday night. WHY was it great in their opinion? Simply because an NXT wrestler that they all mark out for, Sami Zayn, made his surprise appearance on the WWE's premiere show. I can only imagine when Sami got introduced by Bret Hart and came out as a surprise through the RAW entrance—to the Internet Wrestling Community is was the equivalent of Jesus himself showing up unannounced at the Sea of Galilee. But to the casual wrestling fan—nobody cared—to them this was a jobber and nothing more-so they indeed turned back to hoops.
RAW is a television show and Sami Zayn is NOT a television star—nor—will he be anytime soon. Sami is an exceptional wrestler on a wrestling show, and the only people who care about him are those die hard wrestling fans who are looking for 5-star matches that the massive don't give a !@#$% about.
He goes on to say that Raw ratings are down because WWE is listening to the vocal minority and ignoring the casual fan, something he supports with the fact that Seth Rollins is the current WWE world heavyweight champion. The ongoing issue?
Wrestling doesn't draw, entertainment does, and WWE is now focusing too much on wrestling.
Russo also says hate mail is not only accepted it's welcomed. So you can feel free to let him have it for this terrible opinion.