Actually, I would have liked to see a mega-heel Canadian faction consisting of the Un-Americans, Benoit, and Jericho. That would have been great, but it probably would have left SD! in a bad way. (Not like there were any plans to bring these five guys together anyway, I don't think) :)
David Crockett sez it best, folks: "Look at 'im! Look at 'im, Tony!"
Wasn't it just about 4 months ago that Steph was involved in the losing end of a "Loser leaves the WWF for all time forever and ever amen" match? That level of brazen disregard for the collective memory of the fanbase is huge even for the WWF.