This week's Friday Night SmackDown featured the debut of the new WWE Universal Championship design, which sees the red belt get a pallet swap for blue due to the title now residing on the Blue Brand. Reigning champion Bray Wyatt debuted the new title during a Firefly Fun House segment, and while it's not a Fiend-themed custom design many fans were hoping for the reaction has been pretty positive overall. But with every new decision WWE makes come the social media jokes, and wrestling fans brought them out in spades over the weekend. Check out some of the best reactions to the new title in the list below.
Wyatt will make his first televised defense at Survivor Series when he takes on Daniel Bryan. SmackDown ended this week with Bryan challenging Wyatt, causing the champ to react with Bryan's "Yes!" chant.
YOWIE WOWIE! 😍😍November 16, 2019
Who will defeat The Fiend for the Blue Universal Championship?November 16, 2019
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"THE GODDAMN BELT IS BLUE!" pic.twitter.com/u3SS1bcEjh— ☥ ~ ΛＰＨＩΞ ~ ☥ (@IAmAphieee) November 16, 2019