The Rock made reference to sitting at the head of the table in his surprise appearance on the “Day 1” episode of Monday Night Raw, opening the door for a long awaited match against current WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns. It also built anticipation for how exactly “The Tribal Chief” would respond on the “New Year’s Revolution” episode of Friday Night SmackDown just days later.
As it turns out, like this:
Yep! Just laughing him off and moving on with his night, and other important matters he had to attend to.
Thankfully, Paul Heyman gave us a bit more later on in the evening:
That still isn’t really all that much but it’s something. It’s enough of something, in fact, that it would seem to make it obvious we are indeed getting a Rock vs. Reigns match. The only question now is: when?
Anyway, here are all the videos from SmackDown this week: