Roman Reigns disrespects WWE legends like Hulk Hogan and The Undertaker while talking about his character.

In the 8th episode of the recent Peacock WWE EVIL series, Roman reigns disrespectful WWE legends while sharing his thoughts on his current WWE persona.

There’s no doubt that Roman Reigns is one of the best heel characters in WWE history. The Big Dog made it clear that he was no longer the good guy when he returned to WWE at SummerSlam 2020.

Roman Reigns Disrespecting WWE Legends

On the series that aired on Peacock, Roman talked about his character and revealed why his character is already WWE’s greatest. Referring to WWE veterans like Jake The Snake Roberts, hulk hoganand The contractor, Roman explained how they will not work at present. The undisputed WWE Universal Champion further explained why The Tribal Chief is different from all previous WWE heels.

Roman said,

“At this point there is no smoke and mirrors with me. I don’t dress up, I don’t run with a snake. Huge respect for him, but Hulk Hogan isn’t working in 2022. Even with The Undertaker, it’s not the same as it was in the early 90s.”

It’s clear that Roman Reigns’ heel thing is connecting with wrestling fans today. Whether they support Roman or not, they love the character. It was on this basis that he said that Hogan and The Undertaker would not work in the current era.

Paul Heyman praised his tribal leader Roman Reigns.

Paul Heyman serves the tribal leader as a special advisor and plays a key role in strategizing. During the opening segment of the 8th episode, Paul Heyman announced Roman Reigns for playing the current character.

Heyman said,

“It is the most ruthless, the most violent. A desire to be the best that has ever done this”.

Upon his return in August 2020, Roman aligned himself with Paul Heyman and immediately cemented his eyes on the Universal Championship.

“I don’t play the character, I am the character” says the tribal chief

Roman Reigns made his WWE debut as a member of The Shield, which was a stable of heels. Shield beat all the superstars after their match. Shades of a Roman Reigns heel could be seen during the Shield era.

In the episode, Roman commented that everything he’s done in WWE is just to make his current run one hundred percent authentic.

“I don’t play the character, I am the character.”

The tribal chief affirmed.

The highlight of Roman Reigns’ WWE career came at WrestleMania this year. Roman became the undisputed WWE Universal Champion by defeating Brock Lesnar.

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