“ Squared Circle Blog”
Well, the spring purges have come and gone . Nothing really earth shaking to report . This is one of those things that like death and taxes , every year soon after Wrestle Mania the dead wood gets cut from the rest of the tree. Like I said , nothing earth shaking but there were a couple of thing that in ninety or so days could blow up in their face.
Slam Master J, Mike Knox , Jimmy Wang Yang , and Kung Fu Naki all got their” Future Endeavours papers Thursday and the first thing that pops in my head , if there was a viable Tag team division in the WWE , most of these guys would still have a job.
Slam master J should have seen the writing on the wall when his tag partner Festus became the first member of the Straight Edge Society. Turning a white country boy into a rapper is just something you can only pull off if you got a guy like John Cena.
Mike Knox has had some decent programs with Rey and Kane, but with a gimmick that was dull beyond belief , you knew that it was a matter of time before he went. I’m not sure why they didn’t try and flesh out the whole Unabomber thing but I guess we will never know . It’s kinda going against type for them to get rid of a big man like that but then again there is no real shortage of big men in the WWE .
Jimmy Wang Yang had a stupid Gimmick and was lucky lasted as long as he did. His drug suspension didn’t help and when they got rid of Shannon Moore , his tag team aspirations went with him