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Heh, Jax ain't gonna bulldoze through anything now that Asuka is here.
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Originally posted by Rico Len Rico Len wrote:

Heh, Jax ain't gonna bulldoze through anything now that Asuka is here.
 
They can both bulldoze. Keep them apart, have commentators not mention them in the same breath and when they meet it could mean something.
 
Seen on the dirt sheets that RAW Ratings Thread went up 4% this week which against DWTS, NFL and MLB is impressive.

The show deserves better ratings. It's really got better in the past few months.


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Originally posted by admin admin wrote:

 
Seen on the dirt sheets that RAW Ratings Thread went up 4% this week which against DWTS, NFL and MLB is impressive.

The show deserves better ratings. It's really got better in the past few months.



I agree with the improvement in raw, since the superstar shakeup - raw has improved alot and smackdown has sort of stagnated with exception of a few things

The only thing making the Wyatt and Balor feud interesting in anyway shape or form is the mystery around who will be sister abigail
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Originally posted by Rico Len Rico Len wrote:

Heh, Jax ain't gonna bulldoze through anything now that Asuka is here.
 
They can both bulldoze. Keep them apart, have commentators not mention them in the same breath and when they meet it could mean something.
 
Seen on the dirt sheets that RAW Ratings Thread went up 4% this week which against DWTS, NFL and MLB is impressive.

The show deserves better ratings. It's really got better in the past few months.



I think the division is too small for that. Maybe if Jax were on Smackdown then yeah definitely, but with them both on Raw it's just a few PPV's before Jax has her turn. I suppose to a lesser extent it could happen, but it won't mean as much without a longer build up.
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Originally posted by Rico Len Rico Len wrote:


I think the division is too small for that. Maybe if Jax were on Smackdown then yeah definitely, but with them both on Raw it's just a few PPV's before Jax has her turn. I suppose to a lesser extent it could happen, but it won't mean as much without a longer build up.

I honestly think that WWE would be better off having a show dedicated to the womens division than they currently are having the 205 live shite - especially if the rumors of Nevill quitting are true

When Asuka joins and Paige returns - in addition to all of the active wrestlers on raw and smackdown - theres more than enough in terms of talent and storyline to justify having their own show
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I agree that WWE has more than enough women to do their own show, I wish however that WWE would restructure Raw and Smackdown to be BOTH 3 hours and cancel 205 Live. Have the 1st hour of Raw be the Cruiserweight Division exclusively, and the 1st hour of Smackdown be the Women's Division exclusively. Then structure the first hour of both shows like NXT is structured, with a mandate of fitting in 3 matches, or 2 matches and a big promo segment. Make the show faster paced to fit in more, and then they could slow down and show the regular 2 hour Raw and Smackdown like they always do.
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Not gonna lie - that ending to the cage match on Raw was a massive surprise and there was a bit of a mark out moment when the tombstone was used

Now theres loads of reasons they can use of places they can go fo rthis - im hoping it leads to a Shield v Brothers of Destruction and Strowman feud at Survivor series or maybe build it until Mania

They could have Kane v Reigns as a result of Reigns retiring taker

The rest of raw was pretty meh to be honest but that last match and closing segment made the show a whole lot better .... well played WWE ... well played
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Originally posted by Rico Len Rico Len wrote:


I agree that WWE has more than enough women to do their own show, I wish however that WWE would restructure Raw and Smackdown to be BOTH 3 hours and cancel 205 Live. Have the 1st hour of Raw be the Cruiserweight Division exclusively, and the 1st hour of Smackdown be the Women's Division exclusively. Then structure the first hour of both shows like NXT is structured, with a mandate of fitting in 3 matches, or 2 matches and a big promo segment. Make the show faster paced to fit in more, and then they could slow down and show the regular 2 hour Raw and Smackdown like they always do.


Noooooooooo! There is already far too much WWE programming to try and squeeze in and digest, I would much rather they switch Raw back to 2 hours and remove the Cruiserweight division from the show.

I would have both shows run a 2 hour format and the hour afterwards can consist of 205 Live and maybe a Women's show. In honesty though I think the Cruiserweights are best suited to just a one off tournament every once in a while like they did with the Classic where they are allowed to go full throttle in their matches, the watered down division we see on Raw and 205 Live has no appeal to me apart from the stuff involving Enzo currently.

The Women I wish would just have a combined division exclusive to both brands or just all the women on one brand. There isn't enough depth in the female roster to split it in two successfully.
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