– Former ECW Champion Shane Douglas was backstage visiting at the SmackDown tapings in Pittsburgh last night. Douglas is from the area.
– Chris Jericho has requested a lengthy program with Rey Mysterio and will have a creative hand in putting the feud together. Rey’s mask will be incorporated into the angle because of the reaction they got after Jericho “accidently” unmasked Mysterio on the European tour.
– One of the reasons Gregory Helms is announcing on ECW is because he’s injured and not fully ready to wrestle. This new role is seen as a way of getting him on TV and developing his character on the brand.
– WWE edited a line out during the Bob Orton vs. Mr. T boxing match from the first Saturday Night’s Main Event on the new DVD dedicated to the show. During the match where Roddy Piper was whipping Mr. T, Jesse Ventura said on commentary that it reminded him of Roots 2. This was edited out.