Page 1 of 5 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 20 of 82

Thread: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

  1. #1
    WC Hall Of Famer
    Crocker's Avatar

    Status
    Online
    Join Date
    Jul 1999
    Location
    Ashton-under-Lyne, Manchester,England
    Posts
    35,471
    Rep Power
    10552

    Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    Could he have finally signed???

    Former ROH Tag Team champion Chris Hero was at WWE developmental today and the word is that he's finally signed officially with the company. Hero had been waiting for medical tests to clear before he could sign.

    There are no plans for WWE to put Hero and his former Kings of Wrestling partner Antonio Cesaro (Claudio Castagnoli) together as an act for the main roster. They were always going to be signed as separate entities.

    pwinsider elite



  2. #2
    Gervinho's Forehead
    Shock's Avatar

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Ivory Coast
    Posts
    12,734
    Rep Power
    6734

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    Excellent news. He's great as both a tag wrestler and a singles wrestler, so I don't care how he debuts (when he eventually does).

  3. #3
    I ain't gonna beg
    King Carl's Avatar

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    Logan Circle
    Posts
    44,299
    Rep Power
    14144

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    lol then why has Claudio been hyping that his partner is coming in? For them to go singles? <.<

    Definitely see them being a team.
    I solemnly swear I am up to no good


    Spoiler:

    Quote Originally Posted by Steve
    I stopped reading when it became clear it was the same butthurt smarkf*g "real wrasslin'" crybaby rant on every youtube vid featuring Cena.



    Quote Originally Posted by Buff Bagwell on John Cena
    But I think he's bigger than Buff Bagwell. I really do.
    [02:00 AM] Dakstang : girls ain't dudes


  4. #4
    CM Punk Mark

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Brampton
    Posts
    455
    Rep Power
    88

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    I kind of want them to be in a Tag Team so they can actually bring some life back into the Tag Team Division. Gonna be an awesome year when all the top guys in FCW are finally called up.



  5. #5
    Cliff 'Em All
    Creeping Death's Avatar

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Piketon, OH
    Posts
    10,257
    Rep Power
    3799

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    Hopefully they remain a team.

    Lurk & Jurk | Ribs & Salsa | Team Cyrus T


  6. #6
    Internet Favorite
    Lghikas's Avatar

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Schenectady, NY
    Posts
    2,003
    Rep Power
    1371

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    It doesn't make since for them to be called up as singles guys. In no way am I saying they wouldn't be great singles stars but I think they could easily get over and on tv alot sooner just coming in as a dominant tag team.

  7. #7
    Indy Pimpin
    Deonte's Avatar

    Status
    Online
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    San Antonio, Texas
    Posts
    2,738
    Rep Power
    440

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    This is great. I can't wait to see him on television. Hopefully Hero and Claudio will do some Tag Team work in the future.

  8. #8
    Backyarder
    Bloodvine's Avatar

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Tennessee
    Posts
    96
    Rep Power
    18

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    Finally. Would love to see them start out as a team but as long as they get called up I'm happy.

  9. #9
    Squash Fodder

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Posts
    193
    Rep Power
    33

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    good for Chris, although I was hoping for one more PWG appearance


    although I would like to see KOW reform I would rather they have singles careers as WWE doesn't take tag teams seriously and one team isn't going to revitalize the division and especially if if WWE doesn't care about revitalizing it

  10. #10
    HIPSTER MOD

    Nicky Talent's Avatar

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Location
    Living in Norfolk, VA. Born in Boston, Mass.
    Posts
    31,528
    Rep Power
    9402

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    Awesome news if he's finally cleared and apart of the company.

    For the sake of the tag division I'd love to see KOW in the WWE. But, both would do really well on their own (Cesaro is the third best thing in FCW behind Husky Harris and Dean Ambrose right now)

    -------
    Stuff You Should Click On Or I'll Make Sure You Get Banned
    THE CHRONICLES OF RIDIC: The Hurricane | Simon Dean | Anonymous Raw GM | 3 Count
    Discuss: ROH | PWG | DGUSA | EVOLVE | CZW | CHIKARA | AAW | Puro | Other/Random
    -------
    Quote Originally Posted by Cyrus T View Post
    Nicky was right.
    [09:52 PM] Dakstang: Yeah I would rather watch a same sex marriage than Pokemon

  11. #11
    HOF Thing Is Fucking BS
    Nash's Avatar

    Status
    Online
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    The Shoutbox
    Posts
    7,936
    Rep Power
    7951

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    Fantastic News.

    Always been a massive Hero fan, although I do wonder about his name. I like the name Chris Hero, so I'm interested to see what kind of ****ty half-thought name they give him.

    They are, of course, great as a Tag. But I think even a tag team as charismatic as KoW wouldn't be enough to resuscitate this fading Tag Division
    REPRESENTING THE ARGENTINA SINCE 16/05/2014THOSE




    King Of WrestlingClique 2013
    KOWC 2014 Coming to a forum near you very soon.... I think... Ask Nicky

    Spoiler:

    Quote Originally Posted by HoHo Uchiha View Post
    Maybe it's the generation gap I have with people on some forums probably not here, I say this site has a great value of intelligent members in every section of the forum but a little frustrated let me tell you the story. As you know I'm apart of a shit load of forums and one of them seems to be in chaos. You have a Owner who barely is on the site these days, and only made one Global Moderator for the forum. It seems the chaos has gotten so bad members mostly younger members are using racist and gay slurs to their answers in debate. Legit I saw three threads where members put f***** and that's it. Yesterday I rage over these members I basically told them to stop that, it gives no value to what you're saying in a post. No one will take you seriously if you using such words just to say it. Shoot even the sb is a jungle full of chaos with the same situation. I came to the G-Mod and said hey you're in charge of this forum, you let shit go under the rug why did I say that? Well last week a member came into my LD for Impact and spoiled the whole show for most people. I went in the sb for the forum and said hey man this guy is fucking up the experience for people in the sb can you do something. He pretty much knew this member and told me he's done this before so I'm thinking it took me to say something for you to act? Also a month ago I had a problem with a member named Nero where randomly out of no where he puts racist pics of Hispanic doing crimes, eating Tacos etc! I was like one I never talked about this guy the purpose of this. Again this G-Mod knew about his antics as well as Puls3 the Admin. A month before this I told the Admin he was a problem putting down new members left and right. Thank God I screencaped his actions and he hasn't been there since. Okay now back to the Global Mod I took it twitter and told the guy straight up you don't act because you love the slurping of your dick from members. He's doesn't want to mend fences pretty much and besides setting up a league for the forum for WWE 2k14 he does nothing for the forum. Now I want to talk to Puls3 personally because his rules are being broken left and right and his staff in charge is doing nothing by joining in the fun. I have a plan to get two or three other staff members who I think will be fair and firm when needed should I talk to him. I know I'm taking it seriously but I love this forum like I love this forum and I don't want it to be spoiled like Milk you feel me? Also on twitter and on the forum a bunch of little kids came to box with me when I was speaking my mind and I told them grow some hair on your chest before talking to me lol


    Spoiler:



  12. #12
    kiss the ring

    Status
    Online
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    30,108
    Rep Power
    7335

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    Hopefully they come up as singles. I like them as a team but they are both much better as singles guys and the WWE has no tag division for them anyway. But this is still great news.

  13. #13
    I ain't gonna beg
    King Carl's Avatar

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    Logan Circle
    Posts
    44,299
    Rep Power
    14144

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    Quote Originally Posted by Nash View Post
    Fantastic News.

    Always been a massive Hero fan, although I do wonder about his name. I like the name Chris Hero, so I'm interested to see what kind of ****ty half-thought name they give him.

    They are, of course, great as a Tag. But I think even a tag team as charismatic as KoW wouldn't be enough to resuscitate this fading Tag Division
    To be fair, "Chris Hero" is the definitive **** name that if WWE gave somebody the IWC would whine like there is no tomorrow. We like it or are used to it, but if WWE tried it, oh god. Even a fantastic name like Evan Bourne (that Bourne came up with) got a **** ton of hate.
    I solemnly swear I am up to no good


    Spoiler:

    Quote Originally Posted by Steve
    I stopped reading when it became clear it was the same butthurt smarkf*g "real wrasslin'" crybaby rant on every youtube vid featuring Cena.



    Quote Originally Posted by Buff Bagwell on John Cena
    But I think he's bigger than Buff Bagwell. I really do.
    [02:00 AM] Dakstang : girls ain't dudes


  14. #14
    HIPSTER MOD

    Nicky Talent's Avatar

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Location
    Living in Norfolk, VA. Born in Boston, Mass.
    Posts
    31,528
    Rep Power
    9402

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    Yeah, I'll actually be a bit happy if they give him a new name. Ken is right. As rad as he is, Chris Hero is a terrible ring name. If his name in the indies was, let's say, Chris Spradlin, and the WWE changed it to Chris Hero, WWE would get all sorts of ****.

    Plus, I've liked the majority of names given to the new talent.

    -------
    Stuff You Should Click On Or I'll Make Sure You Get Banned
    THE CHRONICLES OF RIDIC: The Hurricane | Simon Dean | Anonymous Raw GM | 3 Count
    Discuss: ROH | PWG | DGUSA | EVOLVE | CZW | CHIKARA | AAW | Puro | Other/Random
    -------
    Quote Originally Posted by Cyrus T View Post
    Nicky was right.
    [09:52 PM] Dakstang: Yeah I would rather watch a same sex marriage than Pokemon

  15. #15
    Heel Champion

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Posts
    3,226
    Rep Power
    1582

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    Good news for Chris hero and WWE fans bad news for indy fans. Glad to see that WWE is realizing that talent from the indys is what is going to elevate them and not just ex football players, or guys who's fathers were good back in the 80's or muscle bound robots.

    The fact is indys are basically what replaced the territory system. So a guy like Hero, who has traveled the world, received training from a number of guys and has real experience in a number of different markets.

    For the record, i love the name Chris Hero. I also love Seth Rollins as much as Tyler Black.

  16. #16
    I ain't gonna beg
    King Carl's Avatar

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    Logan Circle
    Posts
    44,299
    Rep Power
    14144

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    I wouldn't be mad if he kept the name Hero or anything, but I can definitely see why it'd be changed too. Same with Claudio (for spelling/pronunciation reasons, if nothing else).

    I agree that Seth Rollins is a badass name, as is Antonio Cesaro. I love Dean Ambrose too.
    I solemnly swear I am up to no good


    Spoiler:

    Quote Originally Posted by Steve
    I stopped reading when it became clear it was the same butthurt smarkf*g "real wrasslin'" crybaby rant on every youtube vid featuring Cena.



    Quote Originally Posted by Buff Bagwell on John Cena
    But I think he's bigger than Buff Bagwell. I really do.
    [02:00 AM] Dakstang : girls ain't dudes


  17. #17
    Last Real Man Hype
    Malcolm Ecstasy's Avatar

    Status
    Online
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Glasgow
    Posts
    15,860
    Rep Power
    3416

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    I like the name Antonio Cesaro, but Claudio Castagnoli isn't anything complex or indecipherable. I doubt even Booker is going to be like "Claudia Castag-nolly".


    2014 ROH Matches Ranking:

    #1. Roderick Strong vs. AJ Styles - ROH on SBG 1/2/14
    #2. Adam Cole vs. Jay Briscoe - Ladder War V
    #3. Adam Cole vs. Kevin Steen - Global Wars
    #4. Adam Cole vs. Chris Hero - 12th Anniversary Show
    #5. Tommaso Ciampa vs. Hanson - 12th Anniversary Show

    Spoiler:

    #6. Kevin Steen & The Young Bucks vs. Michael Elgin & The Briscoes - Raising the Bar - Night 1
    #7. Michael Elgin vs. Kevin Steen - Supercard of Honor VIII
    #8. Adam Cole vs. Chris Hero - Ringmaster's Challenge
    #9. The Young Bucks vs. Forever Hooligans vs. The Time Splitters - Global Wars
    #10. Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Kevin Steen - War of the Worlds

    2014 Five Worst ROH Matches Ranking:
    #5. The Romantic Touch vs. Michael Bennett - Wrestling's Finest
    #4. Bobby Fish vs. The Romantic Touch - The Road to Best In The World - Night 1
    #3. The Romantic Touch vs. Caprice Coleman - State of the Art
    #2. Corey Hollis vs. Mike Posey - Top Prospect Tournament (Round 1)
    #1. Alex Reigns vs. Weezy Woo - State of the Art


    Quote Originally Posted by Dakstang
    You can't have a reasonable discussion about serious topics with people like Marketh around.

  18. #18
    GMT Admin

    Ed's Avatar

    Status
    Online
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Birmingham, England
    Posts
    18,048
    Rep Power
    13884

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    K.....O.....W........KINGS!!!

    Great to see this finally sorted out, and can't wait for them to eventually make their debut sometime later in the year I assume.

    Quote Originally Posted by indyfan View Post
    Good news for Chris hero and WWE fans bad news for indy fans. Glad to see that WWE is realizing that talent from the indys is what is going to elevate them and not just ex football players, or guys who's fathers were good back in the 80's or muscle bound robots.
    Randy Orton and Cody Rhodes were two of the best wrestlers in the company last year, they raised their game and did their part in improving the quality of the product, so I don't really understand your point.

    Agreed about indys being the new territories

  19. #19

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Posts
    556
    Rep Power
    22

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    Quote Originally Posted by King Steventon View Post
    Hopefully they come up as singles. I like them as a team but they are both much better as singles guys and the WWE has no tag division for them anyway. But this is still great news.
    I feel the same. The tag division is so bad that I would prefer to see them being singles guys, which I believe they can do just fine.

  20. #20
    kiss the ring

    Status
    Online
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    30,108
    Rep Power
    7335

    Re: Chris Hero Finally Signed To WWE??

    Quote Originally Posted by Ed View Post
    K.....O.....W........KINGS!!!

    Great to see this finally sorted out, and can't wait for them to eventually make their debut sometime later in the year I assume.



    Randy Orton and Cody Rhodes were two of the best wrestlers in the company last year, they raised their game and did their part in improving the quality of the product, so I don't really understand your point.

    Agreed about indys being the new territories
    Neither guy came up through FCW though, and most of the "next generation" FCW scrubs are pretty bad.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •