I’m sure he was told he could do this prior to the segment, given that he’s basically a mouthpieces for Vince McMahon these days, but Sami Zayn decided to mention AEW on last night’s Raw.
Zayn was taking part in a mildly scripted audience Q&A session, and responding to a fan question about the Universal Title, he said…
— Mat Men Pro Wrestling Podcast 🎙 (@Matmenpodcast) May 28, 2019
This name drop caused quite the stir online, as WWE will have wanted it to, with one half of the Young Bucks and AEW vice president Nick Jackson tweeting:
— The Young Bucks® (@NickJacksonYB) May 28, 2019
Matt Jackson then added to this with:
— The Young Bucks® (@MattJackson13) May 28, 2019
Vince McMahon threatened by AEW confirmed!