The Undertaker is a legend in the world of professional wrestling and his career will be celebrated at Survivor Series this month. It will be a 30th-anniversary celebration. He has also faced Superstars of various sizes and has a lot of experience with them all.
The Phenom spoke with Yahoo! Sports. Among various topics of discussion, he gave his opinion regarding WWE giving the WWE Championship to smaller Superstars.
Here is what he had to say regarding the matter:
“It doesn’t necessarily have to be a big guy big guy, but we have stretched the realms of reality sometimes with some of our champions. When you see some of the guys that they have to work with, it’s like, OK, I get it, we’re sports entertainment — BUT. My whole goal when I went to the ring, I don’t care if you’re smart, not smart, whatever, when I’m in the ring I want people thinking, ‘This dude’s legit.’ And if I hit somebody, I want people in the front row going, ‘No, dude, he hit him. I don’t care what happened in the match before, he just lit him up. This is on.’ So it’s hard because we’re kind of starting to get a little bit of an influx of big guys, but it’s just kind of where– because there’s so much new talent, you can’t put the title on a guy just because he’s big. And back in the day, man, we had tons of big guys that could go and could carry it and do that.”