It is no secret that television ratings have been in a decline for WWE over the years. When asked about that recently, Vince McMahon downplayed its importance. He stated that other television shows on the USA Network are seeing similar declines, some having larger declines than Monday Night Raw. McMahon also stated that times have changed, as a lot of people are no longer watching television like they used to because we are now in a digital age.
February 11, 2016
As some of you may already know, Rosa Mendes has been away from Monday Night Raw because she is currently pregnant. She recently noted that she was the first pregnant diva that WWE has employed. Many backstage believe that Rosa would have been released from her contract had Total Divas not been in existence. World Wrestling Entertainment felt that her pregnancy would be good for their reality television show.
January 22, 2016
While it wasn't a very well known thing, Konnor was on the sidelines with what is believed to be a jaw injury of some sort. The Ascensions member recently made his return to WWE and is back on the road again. The belief is that he should be back on Monday Night Raw soon. Management isn't interested in pushing the tandem, however, so he might not be back on television right away.
January 10, 2016
For those that missed Monday Night Raw, WWE put together a new stable called the Social Outcasts, and it features Adam Rose, Bo Dallas, Heath Slater and Curtis Axel. Since the four of them are pretty close to the bottom of the ladder, it would require a great deal of support from the audience in order for management to even consider giving them a push. Most of the time, these guys have trouble getting on television.
January 5, 2016
Since they wanted a really good showing when they do their tour of India in January, WWE has announced that they have added John Cena to those particular live events. The former world heavyweight champion has been given some time away from the road so that he can focus on a new reality television show that he is doing. No word yet on when Cena will make his return to Monday Night Raw yet.
November 29, 2015
The internet wrestling community was a bit puzzled after watching Monday Night Raw since everyone expected to see four members of the Wyatt Family together for the very first time. Erick Rowan had made his television return this week. Luke Harper was noticeably missing from the stable. Reports have surfaced that he was not there at the arena because WWE gave him time off for personal reasons.
October 20, 2015
Reports have surfaced that Erick Rowan is currently in Dallas right now. He is said to be backstage at Monday Night Raw. That means that there is a chance that management could have him making his return to television tonight. The belief is that WWE will have him rejoin the Wyatt Family stable, which added Braun Strowman during his injury absence. The stable would then be pushed as a centerpiece story line.
October 19, 2015
Earlier in the month, WWE fans were excited to hear that Steve Austin was going to be showing up on an episode of Monday Night Raw. Even though management has been advertising his appearance, the former world heavyweight champion revealed on social media that he is not scheduled to be on television. He is only attending the event to film his podcast interview with Brock Lesnar.
October 13, 2015
As some of you may already know by now, the producers of Total Divas actually have a say in what takes place on Monday Night Raw because WWE wants to maintain a good working relationship there. There are reports floating around that Dolph Ziggler and John Cena could soon start feuding with one another. On the reality television show, Ziggler is trying to steal Nikki Bella back from Cena.
September 30, 2015
When it comes to television ratings, Vince McMahon is probably one of the most paranoid people in the entertainment industry. It is being said that he is going crazy backstage nowadays because WWE has seen a drop in their numbers. To combat this, the CEO is reaching into his pockets and bringing in the heavy hitters. Brock Lesnar and Undertaker are being added to several episodes of Monday Night Raw.
September 30, 2015