Dean Ambrose on WWE Pitching The Shield & Who He’d Like to Work With

Posted by Steve Carrier on Friday, January 31st, 2014

Ambrose

Dean Ambrose was recently spoke with Reyan Ali of The Classical. Here are some highlights from the interview:

WWE pitching The Shield: It wasn’t ever pitched to us. It was very out of nowhere. It was a secret kind of idea. I have an idea—I’ll save that for another time—[of] what the original, original idea was. It’s just been ever-evolving. One day, it was just like, ‘All right, you three are going to wear black turtlenecks and run in and beat up Ryback,’ and we’re just like, ‘Uh, okay.’ At the time, you’re like, ‘I don’t even care.’ I [had been] in developmental for over a year at that point and was just ready to pull my eyes out, so [with] any tiny, little bit of opening they’ll give me, I was like, ‘Yup, let’s do it.’ I’ll kick in that door if you crack it open, and I think we all felt that way. But doing Survivor Series and interfering in a WWE Championship match on one of the bigger pay-per-views that the company does, that’s like, ‘Holy crap.’ If you know what the deal is or not, you can’t ask for a better spotlight than [that].

Who he’d like to work with: Randy [Orton] is a guy. I’m on the same side of the fence as Randy right now, but Randy’s a guy that I love watching work. He’s a guy [where] I’ll always stop and watch his matches.

Christian is just so unbelievably good. I mean, I always knew Christian was really good. Working with Christian, he’s been here for so long and has so much experience, you realize his brain is a super-evolved version of my brain [with] the way he sees matches play out, the way he comes up with things, especially in tag matches and stuff like that. Christian’s a guy who I’ve only had a small sampling of working with. Christian’s a guy I want to spend a lot more time in the ring with.

It’s awesome working with RVD, too. I’m a big ECW fan, so I got to work with him on a loop in California, and he’s cool. He’s friggin’ RVD. He’s got all the RVD spots and he’s ageless and stuff. There’s just countless guys that you want to work with for one reason or the other. I’m looking forward to diving headfirst into all of them.

MUST SEE: Hot Photos of Trish Strauts Ripping Victorias Panties Off…






Recent Headlines

Raw logo

WZR TV **ON-AIR-NOW** – Breaking WWE/TNA News (04/16)

 

THE SHOW BEGINS AT 8EST!! YOU’LL HEAR MUSIC FROM 7:45EST UNTIL THE LIVE SHOW STARTS AT 8EST!!! STAY TUNED AND HIT THE PLAY BUTTON AT … Continue reading
Mick Foley

Mick Foley Blogs On CM Punk Walking Out On WWE (04/16)

 

WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley is back with his latest Facebook blog, this time discussing CM Punk walking out on WWE. Here are some … Continue reading
ultimate-warrior-wwe2k14

This Week’s Ultimate Warrior Tribute RAW Rating (04/16)

 

UPDATE: This week’s WWE RAW scored a 3.26 (3.3) cable rating, way down from last week’s post-WrestleMania edition of the show which drew a 3,7. … Continue reading
vickieguerrero

WWE Throws Vickie Guerrero A Party At SD, JR’s Guests (04/16)

 

– Mattell’s has released their latest WWE Battle Packs Series and Erick Rowan and Luke Harper are featured in the set. – Following last night’s … Continue reading
aj lee

WWE Stock Rebounds, AJ Lee’s Time Off, Ryder Reminder (04/16)

 

– As a reminder, WWE Superstar Zack Ryder will be appearing on The Travel Channel’s Toy Hunter show tonight. The show airs at 9PM EST. … Continue reading
Hardy Boyz

VIDEOS: The Hardy Boys Reunite + Eden’s Latest Video Blog (04/16)

 

– Here is a new video featuring Matt and Jeff Hardy hyping their match against The Briscoe Brothers at the April 26th OMEGA event in … Continue reading
ddpyoga1

VIDEOS: DDP Yoga UK Winners, Ted DiBiase Sr. Speaks Out (04/16)

 

– DDP released the following video featuring the winners of his UK “Yoga Challenge”: – Bill Apter sent out this interview he recently conducted with … Continue reading
081413-darren-young-launch-wm-3

Update: Darren Young Out 4-6 Months (04/16)

 

UPDATE x 3: As noted earlier, WWE Superstar Darren Young successfully underwent ACL surgery on his left knee. WWE.com now reports that the former Prime … Continue reading
jericho

Y2J & Jim Ross Podcasts Now Online, Warrior Note, More (04/16)

 

– The official Newsday website has a look at WWE’s new “Ultimate Warrior: The Ultimate Collection” DVD set. You can check that out at Newsday.com. … Continue reading
magnus

Magnus Speaks Out – TNA’s ‘Youth Movement’, Sting, EY, More (04/16)

 

Magnus recently spoke with Ring Rust Radio, here are the highlights… On Working With Sting: “I’m as grateful to Sting as anybody in the wrestling … Continue reading
MORE POSTS