John Cena is the newest wrestler to present his take about The Undertaker making headlines throughout an look on the Joe Rogan Expertise about how he thinks at present’s wrestlers are ‘mushy’ in comparison with previous generations.
The previous WWE Champion did so throughout an interview with Forbes.
Cena began out by noting that he’s considered the WWE as a product outdoors of himself for a very long time and that’s why he was so within the enterprise facet of it. Thus, he’s seen it evolve and the way sports activities leisure has been ruined.
“I may have a look at the economics of it and make an argument that between myself—and the big quantity of oldsters that carried on the roster past the Angle Period into the Ruthless Aggression Period and the Actuality Period—the followers of the Angle Period definitely checked out our product as not what they’re used to, and it wasn’t. So I could have a little bit of disagreement with Undertaker’s phrase alternative as a result of I don’t assume it’s mushy, I feel it’s totally different.”
He recalled a time the place Steve Austin got here again throughout the peak of the PG period, and he was simply befuddled as a result of again within the Angle Period, in the event you acquired caught in a promo then he may curse, throw up some center fingers, and ask for a beer. Nevertheless, he couldn’t try this within the PG period. Cena thinks Austin may adapt to the brand new surroundings as a result of Austin is a good performer.
“What do I consider the WWE product proper now? I like it. I feel it’s daring, it’s forcing folks to take probabilities.”
He recalled how Forbes did an article on him final 12 months the place he stated that he doesn’t consider that WWE will ever have a marquee star. He believes that he was mistaken to say that as he was too near the product.
“Having seen it, having lived it myself, I ought to have simply realized that the corporate is in transition. It takes a very long time—I’d say it’s three-and-a-half years or extra—to construct a sure expertise as a result of I’ve walked in these sneakers. Now you might have Drew McIntyre and Roman Reigns, Sasha Banks may be in that dialog, nevertheless it’s not what I stated it was in 2020. It’s not a scattered fragment of Tremendous Pals. WWE has simply refocused, re-shifted and now’s consolidating on marquee stars.
They’ve their marquee stars and going ahead they’ll have their large names. So far as these names being bigger than life, the enormity of their impression is as much as the people themselves.”
Cena additionally talked about lacking WrestleMania and extra. Take a look at the complete interview right here.