WWE Hall Of Famer Booker T On Why Braun Strowman Would Not Be A Good Fit For AEW


Braun Strowman was one of many six Superstars WWE not too long ago launched reportedly attributable to price range cuts. WWE Corridor of Famer Booker T revealed on an episode of the Corridor of Fame Podcast that Strowman’s WWE launch initially shocked him and surprised him, however wanting issues from a enterprise perspective, Strowman’s large contract of him making large quantities of cash may have performed an enormous issue.

Booker T stated:

“It undoubtedly made me go wow.” “Then I began taking a look at it from a enterprise perspective, if it’s true, rumors on the market saying Braun Strowman had an enormous contract, he was making some huge cash. In the event you’re doing price range cuts, that’s the one factor you gotta be fascinated about man, who do we actually want? Who’s the man that we actually want right here to maintain this factor operating? Take nothing away from Braun Strowman, he was an enigma. He was a man that was considerably of a throwback to the blokes that did it as soon as earlier than him.”

“Have a look at Braun Strowman, even being the enigma that he was, it was type of laborious to match Braun Strowman up with greater than two or three guys on the roster. I may very well be mistaken, however there once more he was like a throwback to the best way the wrestler was again within the day. Nothing towards him as a wrestler however simply give it some thought, in Japan again within the day, you had the battle of the giants. The way in which they wrestle now could be completely totally different.”

Booker then talked about the potential for Braun Strowman signing with different promotions as soon as his 90-day non-compete clause with the WWE expires and one of many promotions being mentioned is AEW, however the WWE Corridor of Famer stated that Strowman wouldn’t be a great match for AEW attributable to his measurement, although he has a couple of folks there he can face.

Booker T stated:

“That’s the factor, Braun Strowman runs by that complete roster.” “I actually depend on the previous in sure methods to gasoline what we bought occurring at this time. Simply think about, we might not be speaking about Kevin Nash the best way we discuss him if he wasn’t the bodyguard for Shawn Michaels at first. The way in which large Kev was launched, he wasn’t a man that was simply thrown on the market to be a star. He was a star and the followers knew it they usually needed to get behind them as a result of he was Large Horny, Large Daddy Cool, Diesel. He had some charisma and the followers gravitated to that. A man like Braun Strowman, we simply threw him on the market to turn into a star and typically it’s actually actually tough while you’re put on the market below the intense lights to drag it off. Not saying that he didn’t do a hell of a job however being launched the best way that he was launched, because the Monster Amongst Males, he needed to be greater than all people each single night time. To rise to that event man, that’s a tough activity.”

“There’s like two matches over there for him.” “Lance Archer, Brian Cage, Miro. There’s two or three guys that Braun Strowman [can face]. Mark Henry.”

You may take a look at Booker T’s feedback within the video beneath:


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