– “Cowboy” Bob Orton is backstage for tonight’s SmackDown special. He was not advertised but may be appearing.
– Daniel Bryan will be the special guest for Piper’s Pit with Roddy Piper on tonight’s live SmackDown special on SyFy.
– Following the return of Brock Lesnar, this past Monday’s edition of WWE RAW scored a 3.1 cable rating. This is down from last week’s 3.43 rating. The show did 4.29 million viewers, down from 5.01 million last week.