Erick Rowan

  • Born: 11/28/1981 in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Birthname: Joseph Ruud
  • Height & Weight: 6'8", 315 Ib
Titles Won:
  • WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship (2 times) – with Harper (1) and Daniel Bryan (1)
  • NXT Tag Team Championship – with Luke Harper

Ruud previously wrestled in Japan, having trained and performed for Pro Wrestling Noah. He signed a WWE contract in 2011 and was sent to its developmental territory Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW), before debuting in NXT the following year as a founding member of The Wyatt Family. In WWE, he is a one-time NXT Tag Team Champion and a two-time SmackDown Tag Team Champion. In 2019, Rowan had his biggest singles feud to date against Roman Reigns.

Notable Matches

w/ The Wyatt Family vs. The Shield at Elimination Chamber 2014

w/ The Wyatt Family vs. the Shield on Main Event, April 8 2014

w/ The Wyatt Family vs. The Shield on Raw, March 3 2014

w Luke Harper vs. The Usos at Money in the Bank 2014