The W
Views: 97773428
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
29.7.07 0547
The 7 - Pro Wrestling - The Miz
This thread has 1 referral leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(929 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (8 total)
Simba
Frankfurter
Level: 58

Posts: 799/809
EXP: 1521785
For next: 55770

Since: 7.8.02
From: Boston, MA

Since last post: 2418 days
Last activity: 2026 days
#1 Posted on 18.3.06 0721.02
Reposted on: 18.3.13 0721.19
Saw another promo for "Reality Check" Miz coming to SD! this week. I guess his gimmick is that he's a reality star? I've seen him on the various MTV Real World shows, but I'm not sure how well he'll be received by the WWE crowds.

Has anyone actually seen him wrestle outside of the Tough Enough competition? I always thought he had some character potential, but assumed he would end up in a Josh Matthews role because of his size. Admittedly, I haven't seen him recently, so perhaps he's bulked up.
Promote this thread!
mercer
Head cheese
Level: 38

Posts: 288/317
EXP: 352753
For next: 17697

Since: 17.11.03
From: Aransas Pass TX

Since last post: 2730 days
Last activity: 2590 days
#2 Posted on 18.3.06 1413.20
Reposted on: 18.3.13 1413.22
I've seen bits and peices of his stuff from UPW (i think) and I've heard that DDP is big on him, so we'll see how he's recieved in the ring.
Snookum
Kishke
Level: 43

Posts: 391/413
EXP: 534630
For next: 30421

Since: 19.6.03
From: Louisville

Since last post: 2552 days
Last activity: 2533 days
#3 Posted on 18.3.06 1507.06
Reposted on: 18.3.13 1507.07
I've seen him wrestle for weeks in OVW. He's okay for a new guy just starting, I guess. Better on the mic than in the ring. I feel he has a tendency to blow spots on a regular basis, but I'll add on that I'm probably overly critical of the guy as I think the whole "reality show" gag he's been using since he first started is pretty lame.

Funny enough, they were just jettisoning that gimmick for him in OVW these past couple of weeks. Now WWE is looking to bring it back full-force.
Destrucity
Boerewors
Level: 39

Posts: 184/339
EXP: 382252
For next: 22523

Since: 21.4.04
From: New York, NY, USA

Since last post: 2810 days
Last activity: 2718 days
#4 Posted on 18.3.06 2130.39
Reposted on: 18.3.13 2130.45
I gotta tell you, I'm probably less excited about this debut than for any other hyped debut in memory (I normally love hyped debuts, even if the gimmick blows.) I mean, who cares? "I was on reality TV" isn't really much of a gimmick -- tons of losers have been on reality TV. I suppose the biggest reason for my lack of excitement is that he seems to be a babyface -- I could imagine him, maybe, as the kind of heel you just want to punch hard in the face, but why am I supposed to like this guy?
BigFredMachine
Linguica
Level: 19

Posts: 60/72
EXP: 34908
For next: 869

Since: 20.8.05
From: St. Louis, MO

Since last post: 2141 days
Last activity: 2120 days
#5 Posted on 19.3.06 1111.51
Reposted on: 19.3.13 1112.08
Meltzer compares him to Jimmy Valient - good at getting the crowd hyped up, lousy stuff in the ring.

I grew up in Memphis. That's not a very good compliment.
canis582
Mettwurst
Level: 28

Posts: 37/162
EXP: 128066
For next: 3274

Since: 5.1.04
From: Reading, Pa

Since last post: 2446 days
Last activity: 2121 days
AIM:  
#6 Posted on 20.3.06 0837.06
Reposted on: 20.3.13 0837.13
He'll be a good manager who can tag occasionally. I hate what he stands for too and i'll be happy to boo him.
ecwfan4life2004
Mettwurst
Level: 29

Posts: 52/170
EXP: 135905
For next: 11981

Since: 12.4.04
From: PA, USA

Since last post: 852 days
Last activity: 852 days
AIM:  
#7 Posted on 22.3.06 2001.13
Reposted on: 22.3.13 2002.12
I personally can not wait for Mike The Miz Mizanin to debut. I hope he is very successful. I think he will be a great wrestler. He has a huge heart and passion for wrestling. I have to admit I am a big reality fan and I have watched everything Mike Mizanin has been in and am a member of his website. I think I am more excited for this debut than any other hyped debut ever.
Kevintripod
Andouille
Level: 89

Posts: 763/2241
EXP: 6790478
For next: 125450

Since: 11.5.03
From: Mount Pleasant, Pa.

Since last post: 6 hours
Last activity: 6 hours
AIM:  
#8 Posted on 22.3.06 2333.34
Reposted on: 22.3.13 2333.43
When Maven is done with VH1's "Surreal Lifr", I can see the writers probably going and making Miz and Maven a tag team because of their reality show experiences.
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: Rey Mystereo article on ABC.com
Next thread: Test comes back ...
Previous thread: RAW #669 (3/20)
(929 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Related threads: Smackdown Spoilers 3/14/06 - And there goes the Juniors Division ... - Undertaker down under - More...
The 7 - Pro Wrestling - The MizRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.319 seconds.