Re: If STID was a SNW submission... (SPOILERS)
IIRC, Abrams PROMISED us there would be no Khan in this movie. What good are you if you have to lie to people to get them to see your movie?
It was just marketing to pique the interest of movie-goers. Seems like it might have backfired on him though.
Self-appointed Knight of the Abrams Table! - Thanks Marsden!