And, those two were not the only influential WWE superstars upset by the angle, which aired on the Tuesday SmackDown! special.
Another former WWE headliner said, “It’s almost like you’ve worked for Satan when you see decisions like that. It was really in poor taste.”
Austin and The Rock have been keeping a good distance from WWE as of late; although Rock has a legitimate excuse in his movie career, sources say that more is at play than just his heavy schedule.
WWE wrestlers have been criticizing a great number of Vince McMahon’s recent decisions.
“That n*gga comment was pretty inexcusable. Then, in the same week, they have Rey Mysterio comes out in Eddie’s car to Eddie’s music, only to blow up the car? Lots of people wondering what really is wrong with Vince,” one source said.
Have a news tip? Attended an event and want to send a live report?