Cage has seemingly misplaced within the shuffle since becoming a member of Tony Khan’s promotion. Nonetheless, that does not imply The Machine hasn’t tasted success in every other firm. His two-year stint with IMPACT Wrestling (2018 – 2020) was arguably probably the most profitable interval of his profession. Brian Cage was tearing the home down towards top-tier stars like RVD and Sami Callihan. He even grew to become the IMPACT World Champion and held the title for 180 days.
Whereas talking with Dynamite Download, Brian Cage said that if he had stayed with IMPACT Wrestling, he would have turned heel on the then-World Champion, Tessa Blanchard. He added that plans have been in place for him to win again the coveted prize.
“If I had stayed with Influence as a substitute of going to AEW, I used to be going to show heel and that may have been my good heel character as a result of I used to be going to come back out and have a good time with Tessa, after which I used to be going to take her head off. That was going to be a feud with Tessa, I’d get my win again and the title from her,” stated Cage.
The AEW star additional defined that he all the time needed to embrace a compelling heel character. Cage said that he prefers to be a babyface, given the restrictions imposed for the heel to do much less flashy maneuvers.
“I’ve by no means been in a position to be this heel. Each time I’ve been a heel, it’s all the time to be the sturdy, silent, meathead, highschool bully sort of heel. I match the function, clearly, however it’s so stereotypical and vanilla to me. There aren’t various things you are able to do with it. I take pleasure in being a face as a result of I like the joy, depth, and I can do extra of my flashy strikes. I’m not one who all the time buys into, ‘you may’t do this transfer since you’re heel,” Brian Cage stated. (h/t Fightful)
Brian Cage’s spouse lately slammed AEW for underutilizing her husband
Brian Cage is at the moment among the many underutilized skills in AEW. Not too way back, her spouse, Melissa Santos, took to Twitter to rationalize the identical. The aftermath noticed an enormous stir on social media, with followers coming in to assist Brian Cage.
The scenario for the AEW powerhouse hasn’t modified in any respect. He was lately concerned in an underwhelming feud with Crew Taz, which noticed Ricky Starks take away his FTW title.
Given his dimension and skill to dismantle opponents, AEW is lacking out on a chance to make Brian Cage the most important heel within the firm.
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