Meet Roman Reigns: the face of WWE right now and for the foreseeable future.
In honor of WrestleMania weekend, here are 21 things you should know about WWE superstar Roman Reigns.
His real name is Joe Anoa’i.
He was a defensive tackle prospect that played collegiate football at Georgia Tech.
What about his NFL (Roman) Reign?
He comes from pro wrestling royalty.
Guess who else is part of that same dynasty? His cousin…Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.
He is all about family, as seen in his role for Hobbs and Shaw.
He was born in Pensacola, Florida, and resides in Tampa, which is where his wrestling career started.
He was the muscle in “The Shield”, one of the most popular pro wrestling factions in the modern era of sports entertainment.
Roman’s move “The Spear” is his finishing move and it is one of the best out there.
His “selling” is some of the best in the business.
He revealed he had leukemia live on Monday Night Raw.
The transition from “good guy” to “bad guy” was smooth sailing.
Enter the “Wise Man” Paul Heyman.
His other cousins, The Usos, also work for Roman as his right-hand men.
Together, all three men put Roman front and center for his gimmick of being “Head of the Table.”
His rivalry with his WrestleMania 38 opponent Brock Lesnar goes way back.
“Bad guy” Roman has yet to be pinned.
By the way, Roman isn’t a stranger to the Main Event scene at WrestleMania.
Roman’s reign (slaps knee) with the Universal Championship will reach 581 days when he faces Lesnar.
Odds are that Roman Reigns will fight The Rock in Hollywood for WrestleMania next year.
Should his contract and net worth be acknowledged? Sure.
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