-- The WWE RAW
brand will fly to Qatar today for two shows this week. They will then go to Istanbul, Turkey for the weekend. RAW stars advertised include John Cena
, CM Punk
, Big E, Langston, Ryback
, Mark Henry, R-Truth, Antonio Cesaro, Kane
, Daniel Bryan
and Zack Ryder
-- JBL and Jim Ross recently commented on The Shield, comparing them to the Fabulous Freebirds. Here is what they had to say…
Jim Ross: "The Shield brings a refreshing, intense dynamic to @WWE. The three distinct styles operating as a unit reminds me of The Fabulous Freebirds"
JBL: "I've never seen a group step up faster and do better quicker on a top level then The Shield. Reminds me of Freebirds-who I knew well."