Former WWE Champion The Miz stopped by Out of Character with Ryan Satin to debate his eventful 2021 run to this point. For Miz, successful the WWE Championship for a second time in February meant loads to him, following a decade future to win again the title.
“I didn’t need to be a one-trick pony. I didn’t need to have one title reign,” Miz stated. “I feel as a WWE Famous person you all the time need to be that man. Regardless of how lengthy you will have it. Whether or not it’s a month, every week, a day, an hour, a minute, it doesn’t matter. When you win the WWE Championship, you might be that man for that specific period of time and it’s your job to showcase the status and honor that everybody earlier than you probably did.”
Miz dropped the title to Bobby Lashley on RAW earlier than transitioning right into a feud with Dangerous Bunny at WrestleMania. Regardless of the quick reign, Miz could be very pleased with it and believes it enabled WWE to make a brand new prime star in Lashley.
“Truthfully, I feel we created a second of magic,” Miz stated. “I had two Monday Evening Raws with the WWE Championship, and I feel we made Bobby an unimaginable monster, which he’s, and I feel a expertise like Bobby Lashley deserved to be WWE Champion at the moment.
“I used to be simply proud that when he lined 1-2-3, and the lights went out, and the present was over, we had a lumberjack match and all our fellow WWE Superstars have been round. You could possibly hear an eruption of applause, not simply from the WWE Superstars, however from the manufacturing crew as nicely as a result of all of us knew that Bobby deserved to be WWE Champion, and it was an amazing second for everybody, for my part.”