NEWS | OPINIONS | FEATURES
YEAR END AWARDS | HALL OF FAME
 
 
 
 

Steve Austin's thoughts on Cena vs. Undertaker
Submitted by Aaron Rift on 04/11/2018 at 09:49 AM


During his recent podcast, Steve Austin gave his thoughts on the John Cena vs. Undertaker match at Wrestlemania. Here are the highlights...

The match's build: “It was a little shocking to me with Cena calling him out for so long.” Austin explained, “basically, it was an unadvertised match. I mean, Cena’s trying to call out [Undertaker] and I kept thinking, ‘there’s no way, no way that he’s going to get an acceptance on the day-of,’ so, yeah, it was teased and they paid off the tease, but it wasn’t really advertised. So nonetheless, the crowd felt like they got a bonus, but in that bonus was a very short match and Cena got squashed.”

Reaction to the match: “I’ve got nothing but respect for both guys,” Austin prefaced. “Undertaker has been around forever. He has had one of the best runs in the history of the [pro wrestling] business, so has John Cena. And, man, had it been a 15-minute bing, bang, boom kind of thing, I don’t know that that’s what they needed, but it just seems like maybe if Cena got in just a little bit more offense into that Tombstone, then, do the favors, maybe it would have been a little bit more effective.”

Respect for Cena: “It was what it was and I don’t know how Undertaker’s feeling on a physical level.” Austin continued, “he looked phenomenal and he’s one of the toughest guys, I think, in the business. But Cena’s probably moving on to do other things with movies, and series, and endorsements, and stuff like that. But he continues to be an ambassador for the company, and [has] a great attitude, and it not afraid to put somebody over. I respect him for that.”


Click here for the podcast.

Thanks to William Windsor of WrestlingInc.com for the quotes.




NEWS AND RUMORS
Paige and Carmella critical of NoDQ opinion article
Reigns and Rollins get called out by woman
Carmella comments on her babyface turn
Video: Popular indy star injured at wrestling event
WWE reveals top 10 greatest Smackdown moments
Kurt Angle reveals his idea for 205 Live
Becky Lynch speaks out about her character change
Daniel Bryan defends the Bella Twins
Video: Matt Riddle makes his NXT live event debut
Does Paige blame Sasha for career-ending injury?
MORE NEWS AND RUMORS

 


 
 
Thank you for visiting NoDQ.com!
WWE Super Show Down 2018 live PPV coverage on 10/6!


Original content Copyright 2018 NoDQ.com Web Publishing.
[ Legal Notice | Privacy Policy ]