Posts tagged with "Ryback"

Ryback Speaks On The Glass Ceiling In WWE, Losing All Of His Big Matches

Posted by Eric Lynch October 13, 2016 1 Comment

Former WWE star Ryback, who has legally changed his name to Ryback, recently appeared on SiriusXM’s Busted Open Radio where he discussed the “glass ceiling” for talent WWE. “I was never going to be able to have any amount of success there past what they wanted me to have,” Ryback explained. “I always asked them […]

Ryback Shoots On Steroids & Brock Lesnar: Part-Timers Need To Be Tested

Posted by Eric Lynch October 12, 2016 1 Comment

Outspoken former WWE star Ryback recently appeared on SiriusXM’s Busted Open Radio where he discussed steroids and the highly-anticipated rematch between Brock Lesnar and Goldberg. During the interview, Ryback admits to experimenting with steroids early on in his caeer. Ryback says he hasn’t used them in some time and is proud of what he’s achieved […]

Bellator MMA Promoter Elaborates On Ryback Talks, CM Punk’s MMA Future

Posted by Matt Boone September 29, 2016 0 Comment

As noted, former WWE Superstar Ryback (Ryan Reeves) revealed during a recent Las Vegas-based radio interview that he is considering moving over to the MMA world if he can secure a deal that would satisfy him on a financial level, noting that he has already gone as far as to reach out to Bellator MMA […]

Bellator MMA President Confirms Talks With Ryback, Reveals How Serious They Are

Posted by Matt Boone September 28, 2016 0 Comment

As noted earlier this week, former WWE Superstar Ryback has expressed interest in transitioning into the MMA world, as he claimed he has been in talks with the Bellator MMA promotion in recent weeks. Ryback, who has been using the name “The Big Guy” (his WWE nickname) since parting ways with the company earlier this […]

Report: Former WWE Star Ryback In Talks With Bellator MMA

Posted by Matt Boone September 26, 2016 3 Comments

Former WWE Superstar Ryback is reportedly considering making the move to the world of MMA. Ryback, who recently parted ways with WWE, noted during a radio appearance on X1075 out of Las Vegas, Nevada on Monday that he is open to doing MMA and has been in talks with the Bellator MMA promotion. Ryback, who […]

Ryback Talks About Luke Gallows Helping Him To Change His Life

Posted by Matt Boone September 25, 2016 0 Comment

During episode four of his new podcast, Conversation with The Big Guy, the former “Ryback” spoke about having nightmares when he first got into wrestling, Luke Gallows turning him onto “The Secret” and more. Regarding having nightmares when he first got into the business, Ryback said, “During that whole period, my first couple years wrestling, […]

Photos: Bully Ray, Joey Styles & Ryback Backstage At House Of Hardcore 18

Posted by Matt Boone September 20, 2016 0 Comment

As noted, Bubba Ray Dudley returned as his Bully Ray alter ego at the House Of Hardcore 18 event at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania this past Saturday night. For those who missed it, you can check out video footage of the quick promo he cut teasing a return to TNA by clicking here. […]

Ryback Opens Up About His Beef With CM Punk & Mocking Him In Chicago

Posted by Eric Lynch September 13, 2016 6 Comments

Ryback, who has legally changed his name to that from Ryan Reeves, recently spoke out about his past issues with CM Punk in an interview with Sports Illustrated. Back in 2014, CM Punk made it known on a podcast that he didn’t like Ryback and thought he was an unsafe worker. Ryback feels that Punk’s […]

Ryback Legally Changes His Name To “Ryback Alan Reeves”

Posted by Matt Boone September 12, 2016 7 Comments

It looks like Ryback is hell bent on getting the rights to his WWE copyrighted name. “The Big Guy,” which is actually the name he has been advertising and using, spoke about going through the process of legally changing his name to “Ryback Alan Reeves” during the latest edition of his new podcast, “Conversation with […]

Ryback: Vince McMahon Wanted Me to Squash “Little Twerp” AJ Styles At WrestleMania 32

Posted by Eric Lynch August 29, 2016 11 Comments

Ryback released the debut episode of his podcast on Monday and opened up about his departure from WWE. Ryback revealed that after winning the Intercontinental Championship in 2015, he was offered a new contract that he wasn’t happy with. Ryback says the money wasn’t necessarily the issue, as the contract would have paid out $1.5 […]

Ryback’s Asking Price On The Indy Scene, Negotiations With NJPW

Posted by Matt Boone August 11, 2016 5 Comments

Ryback, who as we noted earlier today will be using the name “The Big Guy” on the independent scene, is reportedly charging as much as $5,000 for promoters to book him in the United States. He is reportedly charging $4,500 for most U.S. indy bookings, but is charging an extra $500 for unproven indy promoters […]

Video: Ryback On Talk He Had With Vince, His New Post-WWE Ring Name

Posted by Matt Boone August 11, 2016 2 Comments

Highlights from Ryback's periscope livestream. Answers wrestling questions, responds to CM Punk fans, and more. — MVPlaya (@TheMVPlaya) August 10, 2016 As noted, WWE recently confirmed the departure of Ryback (Ryan Reeves) on their official website. The now former WWE Superstar took part in a live Periscope Q&A with fans where among other topics, he […]

WWE Officially Confirms The Departure Of Ryback

Posted by Matt Boone August 8, 2016 6 Comments

WWE officially confirms the departure of “The Big Guy.”

Ryback Announces Departure From WWE

Posted by Matt Boone August 6, 2016 2 Comments

“The Big Guy” announces his WWE departure.

Ryback Comments On WWE Status After Not Being Included In WWE Draft

Posted by Matt Boone July 20, 2016 4 Comments

Following Tuesday night’s WWE Draft, where Ryback was neither drafted to RAW or SmackDown Live, “The Big Guy” took to comment on his WWE status following their contract dispute earlier this year. Ryback stated the following on his official Twitter page during the WWE Draft special on Tuesday night: Update for the good ones. One […]