One big difference many have noticed within WWE in regards to the Smackdown locker room is that the top guys (Edge, Chris Jericho, Rey Mysterio) are working really hard with John Morrison, Dolph Ziggler, Mike Knox and others as they seem them as potential new main event opponents. This is opposed to the veteran mentalitiy in the past where the opinion of newer talent was that they haven’t paid their dues or are missing something important to become a star.

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter