Eric Bischoff Highlights WWE Raw Easter Egg Hinting at WrestleMania 40

Wrestling legends teased in a dramatic "WWE Raw" finale

by Noman Rasool
Eric Bischoff Highlights WWE Raw Easter Egg Hinting at WrestleMania 40

In a gripping conclusion to this week's "WWE Raw," viewers were left on the edge of their seats as Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson towered over a battered Cody Rhodes under a relentless downpour. The scene, charged with the aftermath of The Rock's aggressive confrontation, was not only a spectacle of raw emotion but also hinted at larger narratives unfolding within the WWE universe.

A particularly striking detail caught the audience's attention—a truck prominently featuring the visages of "Stone Cold" Steve Austin and John Cena, two of Johnson's most formidable adversaries, subtly interwoven into the backdrop of the chaotic finale.

This visual cue, more than a mere background element, sparked widespread speculation among the wrestling community. Fans and analysts alike are buzzing with theories that this could signify the involvement of Austin and/or Cena in the escalating storyline leading up to WrestleMania 40, particularly with Rhodes and The Bloodline at its heart.

Eric Bischoff, the esteemed former WCW President and host of "83 Weeks," shared his insights into this meticulously crafted moment. "That truck wasn’t just randomly caught by the cameras—it was deliberately placed and illuminated for that shot," Bischoff observed, emphasizing the intentionality behind the scene.

"The Rock’s strategic positioning ensured the imagery was unmissable, occupying a significant portion of the shot. This wasn't just a clever Easter egg; it's a narrative door creaking open, hinting at the grand possibilities WrestleMania 40 could hold with Cena or Austin's potential return."

WrestleMania 40: Star Returns

Recent reports have stirred the pot further, suggesting WWE's keen interest in roping in Cena for the grand WrestleMania 40 celebrations.

However, Cena's commitments, especially to the upcoming season of "Peacemaker," have put these plans in a holding pattern. Meanwhile, buzz around WWE's overtures to Steve Austin about a role in WrestleMania 40 adds another layer of anticipation.

The exact roles envisioned for Cena or Austin remain shrouded in mystery, fueling fan speculation and excitement for what's to come. As WrestleMania 40 draws nearer, the WWE universe is abuzz with the potential returns of these iconic figures, each hint and speculation adding to the fervor.

This meticulously planted Easter egg on "WWE Raw" not only showcases WWE's storytelling prowess but also sets the stage for a showdown that could redefine the landscape of professional wrestling.

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