10 things not known about Roman Reigns

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10 things not known about Roman Reigns

Roman Reigns tattoo cannot be ignored as it does highlight his character. Roman Reigns’ wife has been very supportive in his career. He is gentle when it comes to his family.

Roman Reigns is indeed a legend in the WWE Universe and has won the 2018 Universal Championship by defeating Brock Lesnar. Reigns of course is also a polarizing figure, and audiences do dislike him.

He is secretive about his personal life, and relationships.

Roman Reigns happens to be the future of WWE. But despite all of this exposure, Reigns has indeed remained relatively quiet on the microphone, so not much known about him. Yet, he is popular for Roman Reigns tattoo.

1. Related to The Rock

He is related to The Rock. They happen to be cousins and his extended family also does include the current WWE tag-team talent The Usos. The Rock did extend help to him in the 2015 Royal Rumble.

2. Record holder

Before losing the 2014 Royal Rumble, Roman Reigns made a new record by eliminating 12 opponents. No other wrestler has eliminated that many people during the Royal Rumble.

3. NFL before wrestling

Before he joined the world of wrestling, Roman Reigns was on the Minnesota Vikings as a free agent. Adrian Peterson happened to be his teammate.

4. Famous family

Roman Reigns belongs to the Anoaʻi family, which is indeed famous in the world of professional wrestling. His brother Matt Anoaʻi did a reality show ‘Fat March’. He has proved himself well as part of the Anoa’i wrestling family, which also includes his father Sika Anoa. Roman Reigns’ wife has been very supportive.

5. Nice and tough

He is a tough guy in the wrestler rings and does manage to dominate his opponents. Outside of the ring Reigns is no doubt a caring father and a loving husband. As far as Roman Reigns’ wife is concerned he married Galina Becker, who has been his girlfriend since college.

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6. Youngest to receive the Slammys

Reigns won ‘Superstar of the Year’ at the 2014 Slammys at a very young age, when he was only 28. These awards happen to be the wrestling equivalent of the Grammys.

7. Idolizes Bret Hart

Reigns idolize Bret Hart as a wrestler. Talking about Hart, he said: “Every time he’d come out with that leather jacket and give his sunglasses away to a kid in the crowd, I used to dream about being that kid. That hair, all that gear. To this day I still think he has the kickass gear. He seemed like a stand-up guy. A nice dude. He is a cool dude.”

8. Iron Man over Batman

In case of a choice, Reigns would rather prefer to be Iron Man over Batman. Even in the ring, he does kick his opponents and then appreciates them much like Iron Man.

9. Triple H likes him

CM Punk revealed that he did not want Roman Reigns in The Shield. Triple H, however like Reigns did ensure that he was a part of the team, along with Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose.

10. Dream Opponent

He wants to fight The Rock at WrestleMania. Reigns know The Rock is no doubt the ‘Great One’ and does want to prove his mettle by fighting him.

Also Read, 10 Things You May Not Know About John Cena.

Conclusion

Thus, Roman Reigns was the enforcer and the powerhouse of the Shield. He is a superstar in his own right. He successfully took part in Wrestlemania and was touted to win the WWE World Heavyweight title. His popularity, unfortunately, took a major dip after he was sidelined with injuries and also by lame promo material. All of that made Reins a polarizing superstar. His momentum is still alive and well.

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