Watch: what happened with The Rock and Roman Reigns after SmackDown went off the air. The Rock and Roman Reigns Face Off After SmackDown
Fans of WWE were in for a treat on Friday night, as two of the biggest stars in the industry, The Rock and Roman Reigns, had a tense confrontation after SmackDown went off the air. You can watch Full video below.
Full Segment The Rock and Roman Reigns face off after SmackDown
The Rock, who made a surprise appearance on the show, came face to face with his cousin and Universal Champion, Roman Reigns, in the closing moments of the episode. The two men stared each other down, as the crowd chanted their names and speculated on a possible match between them.
The standoff continued even after the cameras stopped rolling, as neither man backed down or said a word. After about two minutes, Roman Reigns finally walked away, leaving The Rock alone in the ring.
The Rock then grabbed a microphone and addressed the fans in Birmingham, Alabama, where the show was held.
“Well, it’s become very clear and evident to The Rock that when you want to create something iconic and when you want to create something magical, you come to the magic city. This is a city deep in history. And ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, I’m happy to tell you that tonight, all of us, tonight, we made history here in Birmingham, Alabama.
Birmingham, I thank you. I love you. he concluded with his famous catchphrase, ‘If you smell what The Rock is cooking.’
We are back again. I love you, Birmingham. Transcribed by Wrestling Unseen
The Rock’s appearance and promo have sparked rumors and excitement among the WWE universe, as many wonder if this was a tease for a future match between him and Reigns, possibly at WrestleMania.