Chris Jericho is aware of a factor or two about being a giant star within the wrestling trade.
The primary-ever AEW champion spent almost 20 years in WWE – excluding just a few breaks – and he additionally spent loads of time with Roman Reigns.
The chief of the Inside Circle says Reigns could be the largest star within the trade if WWE would simply let him be himself.
Talking to What Tradition, Jericho defined why Reigns could be a high goal for any promotion on this planet in the present day.
“I’d put Roman Reigns on the high of that wishlist for anyone,” he mentioned.
“Not solely is he an ideal employee however he’s such a cool man.
If they simply let him be him he’d be the largest star within the trade, for actual. That’d be a man I’d like to get my palms on for certain.”
Reigns, 35, is at the moment taking a hiatus from WWE whereas the coronavirus pandemic continues to plague the world and the Huge Canine selected to try this within the wake of his spouse giving beginning to their second set of twins.
In some ways, Reigns already is the largest star within the trade. WWE have made him their resident poster boy for just a few years now and he assumed the mantle that John Cena left behind when he departed for Hollywood.
Nonetheless, he’s removed from beloved by followers.
Anybody who works with or meets Reigns solely has nice issues to say about him and it looks like WWE’s insistence of getting him over as a cleaner than clear lower babyface has actually held him again down the years.
It’s additionally thought that WWE has been over-scripted in locations down the years and that’s one other factor that hasn’t served to assist the four-time world champion.
Jericho believes if followers have been let into Reigns’ actual character extra, he’d resonate with them on a unique stage. As we’re typically informed, the perfect characters in wrestling are these closest to the true folks behind them, simply dialled as much as the max.