I remember seeing him in the Gimmick Battle Royale a while back and wondering why the E wouldn't give him a second chance, because he looked like he was in phenomenal shape. And really, once you start employing Vladimir Kozlov long-term, you don't get to throw the "no charisma" stones in your glass house.
And Saint Attila raised the hand grenade up on high, saying, "O Lord, bless this Thy hand grenade that with it Thou mayest blow Thine enemies to tiny bits, in Thy mercy."
And how much of that is Hogan sneakily sending out a feeler for Edge to come work for TNA? "Yo, brother, down here WE ALL WORK HURT! If Vince won't let you, come down to TNA, brother!" Maybe a little? More than a little?