Backstage Reaction To The Finish Of The Main Event At WWE SummerSlam

Posted by Matt Boone August 20, 2013 12 Comments

Regarding the conclusion to the main event at , many backstage within felt it was a fantastic way to finish the match. Others disagreed, feeling that should have won clean and have his moment. The general consensus is with that type of finish, Bryan is continued to fill the “underdog” position in the company, which they feel gives the fans a chance to really rally behind him even more as he continues his chase.

In addition to that, many felt it was somewhat awkward that Bryan wouldn’t kick out of the pin attempt by , considering how much time had passed between ’s pedigree and Orton’s actual pin.

A few people also pointed out how ridiculous it is that a somewhat retired in-ring competitor such as Triple H, would have such a devastating finishing move that it basically out-did annything attempted in the match, in terms of getting the pinfall on Bryan.