WWE Hallof Famer, Road Dogg Brian James, recently shared some intriguing thoughts in a candid revelation about Elias, a former WWE star whose journey in the company recently came to an end. Speaking on his much-talked-about ‘Oh, You Didn’t Know’ podcast, Road Dogg highlighted Elias as a versatile talent who he believes is destined for a thriving career outside WWE.
Delving into the impressive attributes that make Elias’s stand out, Road Dogg applauded his unique aesthetic and technical prowess between the ropes. But that’s not all. He is particularly taken by how Elias has managed to integrate music into his onscreen persona, a move that gives him a unique edge. “There’s money on the table with music,” he expressed, highlighting that this innovative approach sets him apart from the rest.
A stalwart of WWE for nearly a decade, Elias bid adieu to the company along with other seasoned stars including Dolph Ziggler, Shelton Benjamin, and Dana Brooke who were released from their contracts on September 21st. However, Elias expressed gratitude for his journey, reflecting on his time in WWE through a heartfelt statement on social media.
Elias’s WWE journey from his first appearance as a charismatic drifter to his memorable WrestleMania moments with John Cena and The Undertaker, as well as his number one iTunes album and his alter ego, ZEKE, was truly an unforgettable run.
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Note: Transcript for this story is courtesy of Wrestling Inc.