​Jack Swagger Speaks Out – How He Signed With WWE, More


The following are highlights of a new interview with Jack Swagger:

On how he signed with WWE: “I got very lucky with
how I got signed by the WWE. I had met Jim Ross and Jerry Brisco before I was
even in college and they always told me to get your degree first and then we’ll
give you a shot if you want to come try your hand with the WWE. I graduated in
May 2006, flew out to Atlanta for a week to tryout, and by July 2006 I was
signed and training in Atlanta. I took a little bit different path than most WWE
superstars have taken. I’m one of the few superstars who have gone through all
three of the developmental camps.”

On enjoying wrestling as a kid: “I loved all forms
of wrestling growing up. Any type of wrestling I could get my hands on I loved,
so professional wrestling went well with me. Jim Ross has a great eye for talent
and Jerry Brisco as well. It’s pretty impressive the group of talented guys
they’ve brought into this over the years from amateur wrestling. Hopefully when
I’m done my name is considered up there with the greats they’ve brought into the

Check out the complete interview at NewsOK.com.

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