source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

— With Lilian Garcia’s final show scheduled for next Monday night in Little Rock, Arkansas, there has been talk of making Howard Finkel the new announcer for Raw if they are unable to find a permanent replacement by September 28.

— Both Bryan Danielson and Nigel McGuinness are expected to bypass developmental and head straight to the main roster. However, it remains unknown when that will be.

— It’s been said that Vince McMahon has been much easier on Michael Cole in recent weeks on Raw. This may also explain why Cole doesn’t sound as stressed on commentary.

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