Originally Posted by keg in kc
My calling it awful had more to do with this being the go-home show for Elimination Chamber, and he's up there cracking jokes, not talking about how he's going to kick CM Punk's ass. I don't know if anything he said last night's going to convince one more person to watch. Hence...bad promo. He's supposed to get people interested in the PPV match. They have (or had) a chance to make this nothing PPV potentially the 4th biggest sell of the year, behind mania, rumble and summerslam.
Meltzer's still saying that he still thinks Undertaker/Punk will be the mania match, fwiw.
Seems like he did a pretty good job of selling the PPV on Smackdown just now.