– The Miami Herald has a featured article looking at some of the business woes that WWE has been facing, and how important WrestleMania is for the company financially.
– Another article that The Miami Herald is featuring focuses on the WrestleMania “Once In A Lifetime” main event between John Cena and The Rock. The Rock and Cena are asked about competing in the Rock’s hometown of Miami, FL for Sunday’s PPV. Here is what was said.
“It is special to me and it’s home,” said Rock. “I’ve been down here since I was 18-years-old. This is a dream come true. Not only is it in a business that I love and grew up in, like professional wrestling, but more importantly than that, it is a [heck] of a way to give back to the fans. It’s a [heck] of a way to give back to a business that I grew up in. Had it not been for the business I was in, I wouldn’t be in the position that I am in today. It is going to be very special with 80,000 people going crazy at home.”
John Cena had the following to say.
“I love the fact that this event is in Miami,” Cena stated. “First of all, it’s a fantastic city with wonderful people. Second, I get to beat The Rock in his hometown. There is nothing sweeter than that. He is going to have to walk the streets thinking, ‘Man, I didn’t get the job done.’ He is going to have to live with that for a lifetime.”