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There may be no longer distinguished room at the head must you is also the head of the table.
At some stage in an interview with Peter Rosenberg for HOT 97 in Unusual York, Roman Reigns downplayed the likelihood of joining forces with Seth Rollins and Jon Moxley to reunite The Defend (h/t Anutosh Bajpai of SEScoops):
“No. I the truth is have respect for every thing we did now. Rather about a that time turned into as soon as if truth be told pivotal for me to study and keep expertise. Be round other performers. Seek for their processes and the plan in which they assault issues and the plan in which they offer understanding to issues. Nonetheless where I’m at now it’s a one-man uncover. I the truth is have the family dynamic with my cousins nonetheless at the identical time, I call the footage. It’s my thumb that’s down on this pole. So yeah, I don’t personal I’m able to fragment it anymore.”
Reigns regarded as if it’d be embracing his heel persona rather, nonetheless that is no longer the valuable time he has been rather lukewarm on The Defend banding together any other time. He acknowledged last September the crew’s first reunion turned into as soon as finished “rather of too distinguished.”
Obviously, the conversation is moot for as long because the three members are no longer wrestling in the identical promotion.
If history is any indicator, then followers presumably have not seen the last of The Defend in some form. Two of the most neatly-known factions of the last 20 years, D-Know-how X and the Unusual World Account for, have reassembled, if easiest for one night, on a pair of instances. Even Evolution loved a snappy dash in 2014.
Nonetheless the percentages seem slim of The Defend as soon as any other time turning into the preeminent force they have been after they first burst onto the scene in 2012.