GRAHAM GSM MATTHEWS – December 3rd, 2017
It doesn’t matter who has held the Intercontinental Championship in recent years; no one has been able to restore the title to its former glory, and that won’t change with Roman Reigns as champion.
The only individual who has come close to making the prize feel prestigious was seven-time champion The Miz, whom Reigns beat for the belt on the Nov. 20 edition of Raw. PWInsider reported soon after that this was done to write Miz off WWE TV for the time being so he can film The Marine 6 (h/t Marc Middleton of Wrestling Inc).
That would seem to indicate WWE doesn’t have plans to keep the title on Reigns for a substantial period of time…
FULL STORY HERE: BLEACHER REPORT – REIGNS AS IC CHAMPION