Originally Posted by JY57
they have 7 freaking weeks + NOC til HIAC to have Barrett start something. Not every return has to be dramatic like HHH, Kane, Undertaker, Rock, Austin, & HBK. Orton returned in a worthless match against Slater.
Yes, they have a ton of time, but you don't air vignettes of Barrett making it seem like he is going to make a HUGE impact, then return him in a squash match on the B show.
This was just an awful idea by the creative team... Another missed opportunity.