— The stress level among WWE’s writing staff is being described as almost WrestleMania level because of how important tonight’s live SmackDown special is. The feeling is that WWE wants SmackDown off Friday nights.
— Tickets for this year’s Survivor Series go on sale on September 10th, with a pre-sale taking place a few days prior. The show will take place on November 20th at Madison Square Garden in New York.
— Alberto Del Rio wasn’t on RAW this week as was in Mexico to renew his visa. He’s scheduled to be at SmackDown tonight to face Sin Cara.
— WWE’s website has published an article looking at Kevin Nash’s return and how it’s similar to the NWO, teasing the return of the infamous group. As seen on RAW tonight, Nash is using the NWO theme music.