A few weeks back after the debut of Ryback I joked that he was Brock Lesnar, and I wasn’t too far off.
As Addie and I sat watching Extreme Rules Ryback made his way down to the ring in an unadvertised match against two jobbers and something hit me. He had been on screen less than 2 seconds when I turned to Addie and said simply “Goldberg”. I don’t know why it suddenly hit me, but I guess I wasn’t the only one as once Ryback was in the ring the Chicago crowd started chanting “Goldberg…Goldberg…Goldberg…” mockingly at Ryback much to Addie’s and my amusement. Lesnar had some Goldberg chants directed at him during the early parts of his initial WWE run Continue reading →