My immediate reaction: Although I would prefer a lot of other people to have the belt than Rusev, this is a step in the right direction. WWE did jack shit with Kalisto as the champion and a change was necessary. Rusev looks dominant and that's how a champion should be.
Click the following links for the full list of title changes for this year and the list of current champions and my predictions for who will take the belts away from them.
Who will be the one to beat them for the title?