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ECW Legend Makes A Controversial Comment Regarding The Chris Benoit Tragedy

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• Edge Talks About How A Feud With Shawn Michaels Helped Him

During a recent edition of E&C’s Pod Of Awesomeness, WWE Hall of Famer Edge discussed his storyline with Shawn Michaels when he first turned heel and how much that helped him.

Below is what Edge said:

“I think that was coming off of the Cyber Sunday or Taboo Tuesday, or whatever that pay per view was where fans voted on who would face Triple H in the world title match. I think that is where the whole angle started. That was when I was first starting to turn heel and was purely focused on that world title. Everything for the character, and Shawn Michaels was the first guy that I worked against with the incarnation of the character. I think we worked a Royal Rumble opener and had a lot of fun and then we had a Street Fight on Raw–I want to say it was in Rhode Island.

I obviously always enjoyed working against Shawn. We had a lot of house show matches throughout the years that were kind of thrown together. I remember one in Laredo, Texas, which is a hot arena, about a 8-10,000 seat arena, and I remember we just went out there and put out 35 minutes and had a lot of fun by going out there and having Shawn Michaels and I just wing it. It was always a lot of fun.

I don’t know how much creative was put together with our angle with the exception of me being an angry guy pursuing the title, who felt he should be world champion, and I think that Shawn was given the challenge from creative to get this kid over, because if it doesn’t happen with you then it’s probably not going to happen. Now I know that it was the challenge that he was given if this could work or not, so I guess he helped me prove that I could so thank you Shawn Michaels!”

• ECW Legend Makes A Controversial Comment Regarding The Chris Benoit Tragedy

A fan posted a video of Chris Benoit taking a Tumbleweed from 2 Cold Scorpio straight on his face/head and ECW Legend Sabu made a controversial comment after it.

You can check it out below:

Sabu later deleted his tweet.

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