Originally Posted by The Sage
If given a choice between Punk/Ryback or adding Punk to the WWE main-event, adding him to the main-event is the smarter move. In New Jersey/New York, Punk would get cheered, Ryback would get booed out of the building, and might get a "You can't wrestle" chant. I can't imagine Vince wanting his new project to get that type of reception at the biggest show of the year.
You bring up a good point, but with Cena....it being in NJ/NY, will it be such a great idea for Cena to win the WWE title infront of that crowd?