The W
Views: 97869212
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
1.8.07 0454
The 7 - Pro Wrestling - Eddie Guerrero-- WWE Champion in the near future?
This thread has 1 referral leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(7267 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (19 total)
RKMtwin
Boudin rouge
Level: 48

Posts: 168/511
EXP: 777912
For next: 45636

Since: 1.3.02
From: Denver, Colorado

Since last post: 2100 days
Last activity: 1543 days
#1 Posted on 14.11.02 2253.41
Reposted on: 14.11.09 2254.49
I haven't posted a thread in a while, so here it goes--

Just finished watching SmackDown! a while ago and I have to say that Eddie Guerrero has been on top of his game! While Angle and the other four of the SD! six have been on top of it too, isn't it interesting that Guerrero's been booked to have major victories over the others as of late, as was brought up on the show? I mean, damn the guy's over! And he's just too damn entertaining, especially with his feigned fear of Rey Mysterio Jr. tonight.

IMHO, after WrestleMania, I wouldn't be surprised in the least if Eddie got programmed against whoever the WWE Champion will be at that point. And not only would the feud be great, Guerrero would become champion, and have feuds with Edge, Brock, Rey-Rey, Benoit, and Angle. What do you think?

GO!
Promote this thread!
spf
Scrapple
Level: 132

Posts: 1295/5402
EXP: 26908882
For next: 223122

Since: 2.1.02
From: The Las Vegas of Canada

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 9 hours
AIM:  
#2 Posted on 14.11.02 2302.42
Reposted on: 15.11.09 0033.53
Hopefully before anyone can post negative thoughts on this idea, let me just say "Fuck you anti-smark smarks and your comments on who you think you will draw as a credible WWE champion!" This is the greatest idea ever, and I would consider following Smackdown around the country like a Deadhead in need of a Jerry fix.
The King of Keith
Lap cheong
Level: 77

Posts: 75/1572
EXP: 4081061
For next: 110087

Since: 4.11.02
From: Winchester, VA

Since last post: 231 days
Last activity: 190 days
AIM:  
#3 Posted on 14.11.02 2327.19
Reposted on: 15.11.09 0047.42
Oh, what a wonderful world it would be were Eddy G. the champ. There would be nothing but love and harmony and good will towards all. If I could see Eddy every week on my tv cutting whacked out promos like the one he did to Rock this summer, I'd be the happiest little man on the earth.
Lexus
Bierwurst
Level: 82

Posts: 143/1807
EXP: 5206279
For next: 2970

Since: 2.1.02
From: Stafford, VA

Since last post: 13 days
Last activity: 16 hours
AIM:  
#4 Posted on 15.11.02 0004.12
Reposted on: 15.11.09 0059.27
Heelish small guys in the WWF have always won the title the same way. They cheated. Babyface small guys who won the title won it the same way. They overcame the odds and pinned some monster.

Guerrero as WWE Champ? Awesome. Cheating to win? Yes. People bitching that he's being booked to lose credibility by cheating, thus following in the footsteps of Flair? Priceless.
DarrylTheHitman
Potato korv
Level: 53

Posts: 456/676
EXP: 1156830
For next: 296

Since: 21.9.02
From: Kitimat, British Columbia, Canada

Since last post: 3197 days
Last activity: 2815 days
#5 Posted on 15.11.02 0202.26
Reposted on: 15.11.09 0204.05
As long as he wins as a heel. Eddie is just so much better as a heel to me. Mind you, I can only judge his facework by his Mamacita period in WWE. Has he been good as a babyface in WCW or ECW? I imagine ekedolphin, our resident WCW mark , could fill me in.

(edited by DarrylTheHitman on 15.11.02 0002)
It's False
Scrapple
Level: 138

Posts: 292/5996
EXP: 30883272
For next: 779788

Since: 20.6.02
From: I am the Tag Team Champions!

Since last post: 15 hours
Last activity: 12 hours
#6 Posted on 15.11.02 0241.25
Reposted on: 15.11.09 0242.47
I believe Eddie would be in the title picture right now if his feud with Steve Austin had gone down as planned. I still don't understand why Eddie got dropped from the main event picture like a bad habit as soon as Austin left.
Punkinhed
Salami
Level: 32

Posts: 176/202
EXP: 194139
For next: 12305

Since: 23.1.02

Since last post: 4165 days
Last activity: 4140 days
#7 Posted on 15.11.02 0809.06
Reposted on: 15.11.09 0825.24


Yes, Eddie as champ would be godly. I would attach dice to my rear-view mirror in homage to him.
The Amazing Salami
Sujuk
Level: 64

Posts: 356/1000
EXP: 2110112
For next: 103997

Since: 23.5.02
From: Oklahoma

Since last post: 3704 days
Last activity: 3703 days
#8 Posted on 15.11.02 0819.07
Reposted on: 15.11.09 0829.02
I don't see it happening. Eddie is a great wrestler, very entertaining and No. 1 on nearly every smark-workrate list in the world. Still, I don't see it happening.

And on another note, am I the only one that thought his "great" promo on the Rock was pretty lame. I thought it was totally overdone and ... well, overdone is a good word I guess. I found it funny in an unintentional kinda way but I don't think EG was going for "funny" with this one.

It's OK if I am the only one who thought this, it wouldn't be the first time but I was just curious if anyone else felt the same way.

(edited by The Amazing Salami on 15.11.02 0642)
spf
Scrapple
Level: 132

Posts: 1299/5402
EXP: 26908882
For next: 223122

Since: 2.1.02
From: The Las Vegas of Canada

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 9 hours
AIM:  
#9 Posted on 15.11.02 0839.41
Reposted on: 15.11.09 0847.33
Salami, I think Eddy was totally going for the whacked-out funny thing that happened with that promo. He just strikes me as savvy enough to know how to do a heel interview that will strike a certain part of the fanbase as really kinda goofy and funny, while still getting wonderful heel heat from the crowd.
redsoxnation
Scrapple
Level: 152

Posts: 918/7534
EXP: 43332036
For next: 969726

Since: 24.7.02

Since last post: 396 days
Last activity: 396 days
#10 Posted on 15.11.02 0945.31
Reposted on: 15.11.09 0945.33
It would have helped Eddie's credibility if he wasn't coming off a squash type loss to Lesnar. That means the belt would have to bounce at least once before it gets to Eddie. I'd love to see Eddie get the belt, but I think the fed has to make sure that there is minimal possiblity that Eddie falls of the wagon again.
Scott Summets
Sujuk
Level: 64

Posts: 453/1008
EXP: 2127157
For next: 86952

Since: 27.6.02

Since last post: 3822 days
Last activity: 3791 days
#11 Posted on 15.11.02 1025.35
Reposted on: 15.11.09 1029.07
I think Eddie did good aganist Brock. Eddie took his leg out, when Brock did the F5, or a big move, he sold his leg GREAT, he fell down after hitting a move or limped. Eddie with the belt would be golden though.
Ringmistress
Lap cheong
Level: 78

Posts: 493/1597
EXP: 4319284
For next: 62961

Since: 15.1.02
From: Philly

Since last post: 2592 days
Last activity: 2591 days
#12 Posted on 15.11.02 1148.40
Reposted on: 15.11.09 1149.57
Why the hell not? Eddie can do it ALL! It would be so much fun, seeing Eddie doing that Latino Heat walk with Chavo and Chavo's pointing at the title, that would be GREAT!

Ringmistress
drjayphd
Scrapple
Moderator
Level: 115

Posts: 722/3938
EXP: 16547202
For next: 264213

Since: 22.4.02
From: Long Island

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 2 days
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#13 Posted on 15.11.02 1441.34
Reposted on: 15.11.09 1441.37

    Originally posted by DarrylTheHitman
    As long as he wins as a heel. Eddie is just so much better as a heel to me. Mind you, I can only judge his facework by his Mamacita period in WWE.


Wasn't he also a face when he was clinging to the Hardys for a couple of weeks?
sergeial
Boerewors
Level: 40

Posts: 98/343
EXP: 427904
For next: 13409

Since: 27.2.02
From: Minneapolis

Since last post: 2954 days
Last activity: 2870 days
#14 Posted on 15.11.02 1546.48
Reposted on: 15.11.09 1559.02

    Originally posted by drjayphd

    Wasn't he also a face when he was clinging to the Hardys for a couple of weeks?



No, I'd call that a tweener role. i.e. "What's his real motive?" Tweener Eddie rules! I was so sad when his personal issues 86ed that angle, I was really curious where they were going with that. (Assuming they were going anywhere...)

sergei
asteroidboy
Andouille
Level: 90

Posts: 552/2241
EXP: 7174464
For next: 14172

Since: 22.1.02
From: Texas

Since last post: 1346 days
Last activity: 254 days
#15 Posted on 15.11.02 1627.08
Reposted on: 15.11.09 1627.16
Oh man, the more I think about this, the more I like it. A title win for Eddie would make for such a great comeback after he was let go.

I think that he's got the charisma and he's definitely got the wrestling ability to be a Savage/Ric Flair-like champ. Plus, it would be fresh, mainly because he's a small guy. And that's what they need right now.
Mandark
Linguica
Level: 20

Posts: 31/71
EXP: 39379
For next: 3060

Since: 20.9.02

Since last post: 4017 days
Last activity: 4013 days
#16 Posted on 15.11.02 1823.56
Reposted on: 15.11.09 1824.53
Ignoring everything else, I think his relatively spotty history (rehab, drunk driving) would keep him from having a lengthy run as champ.
FurryHippie
Frankfurter
Level: 57

Posts: 69/788
EXP: 1449478
For next: 36459

Since: 29.10.02
From: New York

Since last post: 2897 days
Last activity: 1584 days
AIM:  
#17 Posted on 15.11.02 1840.43
Reposted on: 15.11.09 1840.43

    Originally posted by It's False
    I believe Eddie would be in the title picture right now if his feud with Steve Austin had gone down as planned. I still don't understand why Eddie got dropped from the main event picture like a bad habit as soon as Austin left.


Well, I think you're assuming there that he would have stayed up in the 'main event' after the Austin feud. Austin was certainly not fighting main event matches (vs. Hall at MANIA, of all events) and I think they really just didn't have much left for Austin. This, of course, led to the walkout. I have a feeling Eddie was just a one-shot deal and wouldn't have led to a consistent push to the main event. They knew Eddie could work and therefore was a last ditch feud for Austin, which turns out as his last feud in the WWE.
The Amazing Salami
Sujuk
Level: 64

Posts: 364/1000
EXP: 2110112
For next: 103997

Since: 23.5.02
From: Oklahoma

Since last post: 3704 days
Last activity: 3703 days
#18 Posted on 15.11.02 1911.47
Reposted on: 15.11.09 1918.05

    Originally posted by FurryHippie

      Originally posted by It's False
      I believe Eddie would be in the title picture right now if his feud with Steve Austin had gone down as planned. I still don't understand why Eddie got dropped from the main event picture like a bad habit as soon as Austin left.


    Well, I think you're assuming there that he would have stayed up in the 'main event' after the Austin feud. Austin was certainly not fighting main event matches (vs. Hall at MANIA, of all events) and I think they really just didn't have much left for Austin. This, of course, led to the walkout. I have a feeling Eddie was just a one-shot deal and wouldn't have led to a consistent push to the main event. They knew Eddie could work and therefore was a last ditch feud for Austin, which turns out as his last feud in the WWE.



That's also assuming that Austin (and the writers) didn't bury Eddie in an attempt to push Austin back to the top.
DarrylTheHitman
Potato korv
Level: 53

Posts: 460/676
EXP: 1156830
For next: 296

Since: 21.9.02
From: Kitimat, British Columbia, Canada

Since last post: 3197 days
Last activity: 2815 days
#19 Posted on 15.11.02 2309.54
Reposted on: 15.11.09 2310.00

    Originally posted by The Amazing Salami
    I don't see it happening. Eddie is a great wrestler, very entertaining and No. 1 on nearly every smark-workrate list in the world. Still, I don't see it happening.

    And on another note, am I the only one that thought his "great" promo on the Rock was pretty lame. I thought it was totally overdone and ... well, overdone is a good word I guess. I found it funny in an unintentional kinda way but I don't think EG was going for "funny" with this one.

    It's OK if I am the only one who thought this, it wouldn't be the first time but I was just curious if anyone else felt the same way.

    (edited by The Amazing Salami on 15.11.02 0642)



You're right, that promo was lame and overdone but that was due to The Rock, not to Eddie.
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: How Raven's Masterpiece could have worked!
Next thread: Would anyone else mark out for the return of the LWO?
Previous thread: your DVDVR 500 UPDATE for 11/2002!
(7267 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Pro Wrestling - Eddie Guerrero-- WWE Champion in the near future?Register 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 0.508 seconds.