– The July 9th episode of WWE’s AM RAW did a 0.46 rating with 542,000 viewers.
– Aroundtheoctagon.com reports that a source close to Brock Lesnar told them that while Lesnar is taking time off to battle diverticulitis, he still plans on fighting for 2 or 3 more years before retiring. Lesnar is expected to return sometime in 2012 and their source notes that Lesnar is not looking to get back into pro wrestling and is only interested in getting the UFC Heavyweight Title back.
– Matches taped last night before the NXT tapings for this week’s WWE Superstars were Trent Baretta vs. Wade Barrett and The Usos vs. Michael McGillicutty & David Otunga.
– The dark match before last night’s tapings saw Jinder Mahal defeat Johnny Curtis.