So I would say they haven’t been used to the best of their capacity.

“. They don’t require epic 30-minute technical matches every time. Here’s the video of Matt Hardy hitting his head on the concrete at #AEWAllOut pic.twitter.com/e8IqFsHj7k. As many people witnessed at AEW All Out, Matt Hardy fell through some tables and hit his head on the cement floor. LATEST VIDEOS While speaking to Instinct Culture, Konnan mentioned how AEW has booked guys like Pentagon, Fenix, and Kenny Omega.

Konnan says that during his negotiations with the company, he was told that AEW wanted to work with him. Konnan had earlier speculated that AEW was covering up the Matt Hardy situation. Konnan has alleged in the past that AEW was covering up the Matt Hardy incident. We also get your email address to automatically create an account for you in our website. Kenny Omega has spoken in the past about how his duties changed when coming to AEW. Would love your thoughts, please comment. Konnan says that Chris Jericho is the face of AEW. AEW presents their stars to suit the company’s needs. Konnan had earlier speculated that AEW was covering up the Matt Hardy situation.

While speaking to Instinct Culture , Konnan mentioned how AEW has booked guys like Pentagon, Fenix, and Kenny Omega. He is now an EVP of the company and carries more backstage responsibilities than he ever had previous had in NJPW. However, there was confusion as Reby Hardy alleged that Matt had a concussion. After a trip to the hospital, Hardy was deemed okay. It's been over six years since CM Punk left the WWE, and the former World Champion hasn't wrestled ever since. Konnan explained that AEW was interested in signing CM Punk. Konnan revealed on the Keepin' it 100 podcast that the original plans …

I don’t, I know they can be used in another capacity. Konnan sees AEW’s booking and has some suggestions. When asked for his thoughts, Konnan said: Konnan's comments seem to suggest that Chris Jericho is the face of the company and for that, he would probably not say anything that would paint it in a bad light.

They are also not letting Kenny Omega have the matches that he is capable of.

Of course, this is speculation on Konnan's part and Matt Hardy returned on AEW Dynamite to give a promo saying that he was okay. Highlights are below. Says he was negotiating with AEW when they revealed information about Punk: We’ll have to see what’s next for the Lucha Bros in AEW. On the Keepin' It 100 podcast, Konnan said that he was told CM Punk was asking for an astronomical figure during his negotiations. When AEW first started up, it was heavily rumored that they would sign CM Punk. Konnan on AEW Using AAA Talent. Konnan recently discussed Chris Jericho's reaction to the incident and cast doubt over it. “They wanted El Hijo del Vikingo, they talked to Laredo Kid and then just as Laredo Kid was about to sign, he got on this humungous reality show in Mexico and he was there for like 3 or 4 months, so they’ve been interested.”
Share Share Tweet Email Comment. Konnan didn't agree with it and said that it depended on the storyline, but the timing isn't right. Konnan sees AEW’s booking and has some suggestions. He said that AAA handles them much differently. CM Punk turned down an offer from AEW but there was more to the story.

So when Kenny Omega comes to Mexico, he’s the Triple A {Lucha Libre AAA} Champion, so what we do is, we put him against the best wrestlers in Mexico… and we let him go out there, tell his story, be a rockstar, do a 30 minute great match, and the people react to him and I am not kidding you, like a rockstar. There is a an appropriate place for everything. During his first stint in the nWo, Konnan feuded with the Luchadores whom he had brought to WCW.
Konnan didn't agree with it and said that it depended on the storyline, but the timing isn't right. He said that AEW hasn’t given guys like the Lucha Bros the ability to do much in the company. ͏Joseph Feeney and Disco Inferno didn't think that would work right now.

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And same thing with Santana and Ortiz, I personally am not feeling this thing they are doing with the Best Friends but other people do like it.

“They’re both super talented and it’s really weird to me that in AEW I don’t think they’re really being used to the best of their ability. By Alex Hoegler Jul 02, 2020. Because whatever they have Pentagon and Fenix doing now, it almost felt like okay, we have all these guys, we don’t really have anything for them yet,  let’s just do something with them all together just to throw them in the ring.”, “Pentagon and Fenix are on a whole other level, they really are. Konnan then continued to talk about how AEW wanted to sign Laredo Kid. If you use any quotes from this article, please H/T Sportskeeda Wrestling. Once your account is created, you'll be logged-in to this account. Chris Jericho said that it … When AEW first started up, it was heavily rumored that one of the big stars that would sign with the promotion would be CM Punk.

It was revealed that he did receive an offer from them but wasn't happy with the way they went about it. On the Keepin' it 100 podcast, Disco Inferno felt that Jericho's comments were fake news. Now I am just gonna show you a big difference, it doesn’t mean I am smarter or that I am better, nothing like that, I am just gonna show you a difference.