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Jack Thwagger this post is for you. :p

The following are highlights of a Huffington Post interview with Jack Swagger:

We have home-grown Divas, US and Intercontinental Champions but we've never had a British WWE champion nor a PPV in some time - aren't they overdue? "Absolutely. Being a Real American I can admit that the British talent roster is amazing. It keeps getting deeper and deeper every year and I think we have more UK superstars on our roster than ever before. I think it's only a matter of time before there's a British WWE champion."

Hulk Hogan is in the UK for your Smackdown television taping at the London O2 arena, which WWE Hall of Famer or legend would you like to face and why? "That's a good question. I have always been a fan of Scott Hall (Razor Ramon). He's always been one of my favourites and he has one thing that you just don't get on TV anymore... and that's chest hair! I think we need tons and tons more chest hair. I can't grow any so don't expect it from me. But seriously, I think a Scott Hall/Razor Ramon and Jack Swagger would have an unbelievable match."

Adam Rose from NXT is new to the main roster and has been causing you trouble in recent weeks. Are you worried that he might make his name at your expense - like divas champion Paige did with AJ Lee - or do you see this as a tribute to you as a 'guy to beat'? "I don't really see this as him making his name at my expense, rather I see this as about the future. WWE is going to continue to develop young talent from NXT and that will be driving the competition up on the main roster. I'm always a firm believer that competition makes everyone better, makes our product better, makes our roster better and it's going to make the matches and what we deliver even better - so only good things can come from such competition."

Who should we look out for at NXT as a future WWE star? "They've got so much amazing talent down at NXT. The one I'm most familiar with is Sami Zayn. I've been in the ring with him personally and was very impressed by his talent, athleticism and charisma- so he's going to be one to look out for."

Check out the complete interview at HuffingtonPost.com.
 

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Read this interview when it was first published. He has more awareness and insight into the business then people give him credit for. Always look forward to hearing him talk about different things going on. This interview was no exception.
 

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Wow. Sounds like a really competent guy. And yeah, more chest hair would be cool. The entire interview he sounds very humble, plus he appreciates the push of new talent with respect to older veterans (and not outshining new talent).
 
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Wow. Sounds like a really competent guy. And yeah, more chest hair would be cool. The entire interview he sounds very humble, plus he appreciates the push of new talent with respect to older veterans (and not outshining new talent).
Totally agree, what would you do with him if given the chance?
Title picture/who would you have him feud with?

It's sad because they're going to feed him to Rose.
 

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Wow. Sounds like a really competent guy. And yeah, more chest hair would be cool. The entire interview he sounds very humble, plus he appreciates the push of new talent with respect to older veterans (and not outshining new talent).
Swagger is nothing but humble and respectful for the business. He's basically taking a Jericho/Kane role without ever having a good title reign or payoff that he deserves for his talent but never bitches for it. Dude loves the business and is always willing to help other talent. Not surprised he feels the same way over Adam Rose, but they both deserve better than what they're getting, imho, especially Swagger. He already helped get Cesaro over and now he's attempting to do the same with Adam Rose. It's a shame he can't, y'know, get any pay off for his work. Idek, I'm rambling.
 
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