“God damnn ittt pal, look at all that beefff” – it’s
probably what Vince McMahon says when he sees John Cena, Brock Lesnar, Hulk
Hogan and others in all their muscular glory, in his sweetest dreams. After
all, one could say that WWE’s very legacy has been built on these big beefy
boys doing all their beef slapping stuff in the ring. It’s in the company’s
DNA. The very first thing that comes to people’s minds when they heard the word
WWE is chiselled eight packs and biceps the size of bowling balls.
And yes, it’s most certainly true that in recent years, the
profile of an average WWE superstar has changed considerably from this, with
smaller, athletic, flippy guys finally being given the chance to showcase their
talent and grab the, ahem, Brass Ring. Still though, Vince loves himself a six
foot five inch, 260 pound beast and will more often than not push them to the
As obsessed as Vince
is with this class of performers, WWE is certainly not the only place where you
can find these big powerhouses treating their opponents like toothpicks. All
major promotions have at least a few that stand out literally from their peers,
and WWE would certainly love to get their dollar tattooed hands on them. These,
are ten such wrestlers who may work outside WWE for now, but their physiques
are perfect for what Vince wants in potential stars.
After battling Galactus and pinning Hulk Hogan in the main event of Wrestlemania, I've taken a break from living in fantasy worlds, to focus on writing about them. I'm a comic book geek, a wrestling mark, a break dancer, and a scientist. One of those things may not be true.