Quote Originally Posted by Rise View Post
Problem is if they overpay for Eddie then the rest of the UFC roster expects raises or becomes really disgruntled. With Viacom's deep pockets backing Bellator now the bidding war would have just gotten stupid anyways.

Didn't really hurt Turner much not like the guy didn't have the cash.. letting Nash and Hogan have as much creative control as they did was what really hurt.
Great point.

And yea, WCW had so many problems it wasn't funny. It's really the story of how fast can you burn a billion bucks.