– MyNetworkTV President Greg Meidel recently told Variety that he feels that WWE Friday Night SmackDown is going to improve the young network. Meidel commented, “We expect we’ll do a lot better on Friday nights,” Meidel says. ” ‘SmackDown’ is a mirror image of who really watches our network. This isn’t like putting square pegs in round holes.” WWE SmackDown will premiere on MyNetworkTV on October 3rd.
– WWE and MyNetworkTV are planning some sort of fan gathering in New York City in October to promote Smackdown’s move to MyNetworkTV. Jeff Hardy and the Edgeheads will be there.
– WWEshop has released a new Shawn Michaels “True Souldier” t-shirt.
– Andrew sent the following: Just thought I’d let you guys know that to promote RAW returning to the FedEx Forum in Memphis, Beth Phoenix and Santino Marella will be appearing at Stereo One 1134 N. Germantown Parkway on Sunday September 14th (the day before the event) from noon to 2 PM. While there, you can register to win a pair of ringside seats to the event.