Baron Corbin recently called himself the “Modern Day Wrestling God”, a nickname given to him by his new manager. Former WWE Champion, JBLHe has remained undefeated with his new gimmick, and in his final three bouts he has beaten stars who had named him outside of WWE before signing with the company. Johnny Gargano, Cedric Alexander, Recently Akira Tozawa.
Corbin said, “After the Bells with Corey Graves“More competition, higher level athletes — I’d like to see the 1%,” Corbin said.
“I don’t want to see so-called fans going into business, appearing on TV and entering our ring. I wanted to be a WWE Superstar from .It’s not about who’s the best fan, it’s about who’s the best competitor.”
Gargano and Owens wrestled in the independent scene and ROH before signing with WWE, and both men found success. Owens won the Universal Championship once, won three US Championships and two Intercontinental titles. Gargano has the unique distinction of being the first Triple His Crown His Champion in NXT history. Main Event of TakeOver: New York for the ‘NXT’ Championship.
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