Originally Posted by Th3Gr3atOn3
4 days before the rumble, i went to sleep last night and had a little thought about the wwe title match, the rock is the biggest star in pro wrestling history, he doesn't need to win this match, if punk wins this match he will solidify him self as the greatest wwe champion of the last 25 years, punk needs to win this match and hold the title until wm29 where he eventually drops in to the rock, I am now rooting for punk at the royal rumble and i will be glad with what ever result i get and be happy with that paper view UNLESS MISTER "AM NEVER LEAVING" JOHN CENA wins the rumble which will destroy my faith in the wwe.
No, he doesn't need it.
But the company would like to enjoy the revenue stream that will come upon his winning the title.
It's a business. Most fans want to see Rock win, and in this situation you have to satisfy them. You cannot disappoint your fans and hope they will remain loyal viewers.