Ryback is one of WWE‘s most dominant characters. His “Shell Shocked was feared by all. He joined WWE in 2006, and left the company after just a decade. The 41-year old continued to perform in independent wrestling scenes over the course of two years, but retired from wrestling at the end of 2018.
He was given the option to sign a new contract, but left the company. Ryback spoke on Keeping it 100 OFFICIAL about his departure. He also revealed that he talked to Triple H.
Ryback stated that triple H is one of the main reasons for his departure. Before leaving WWE, Ryback confronted The Game, telling him , “You are the biggest disappointment of my wrestling career.” However, Ryback expressed his love and respect for the Hall of Famer. HHH, according to the 41-year old, was his inspiration when he first joined WWE. Triple H was also the reason he left the company.
The Game didn’t say anything to Ryback, but his response made him feel dejected. Triple H worked on the creative team of WWE during Ryback’s time as a main roster wrestler, even though Ryback’s problems were not related to his storyline. His legal problems with the company discouraged him from continuing to work with the Stamford based company.
Ryback understands CM Punk’s disappointment about WWE
CM PUNK is one of the most famous names in pro wrestling. Fans loved his in-ring performances and mic skills, which made him a favorite. He left the company due to frustrations he had with WWE and officials behind the scenes in 2014. The WWE Universe was shocked by this.
Ryback discussed Punk’s departure from the company in a podcast and explained his reasons. Ryback said that Punk did not make a mistake, but that the environment of the company was what caused his frustration. The Big Guy believes that Punk still views the company from the same perspective as he did.
He also said that the environment brings out the worst in people. He spoke about the mouse race for everyone to protect their money and be at the top. It became so competitive, that the smaller and less important things were not taken as seriously. This led to later issues.