Three thing immediately sprang to my mind when I heard about the Olympics seemingly dropping wrestling from the Games:
1) Hopefully this doesn't mark any further decline in primary/elementary/high school wrestling programs or university/college programs. That is, hopefully the popularity of the sport won't be too harmed by the exclusion from the Olympics.
2) Perhaps this will help move more wrestling talent into MMA sooner since the Olympics may no longer be a viable option to delay wrestlers' entry into MMA.
3) Possibly wrestling will be back in the Olympic Games eventually.
Overall, upon hearing the news: