Barreta was a really solid wrestler, seemed like he could've been something if WWE had made him anything but a job guy.
"It breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart. The game begins in the spring, when everything else begins again, and it blossoms in the summer, filling the afternoons and evenings, and then as soon as the chill rains come, it stops and leaves you to face the fall alone." --- Bart Giamatti, on baseball
I've said this before and I'll say it again: the writers just need to give Jericho a top opponent and cut him loose. We know he can be gold on the mic and in the ring if given the right starting point.