You have to give someone a chance. AEW is on the brink of breaking onto the mainstream wrestling stage and becoming the second biggest wrestling company in the United States. They already have their core group of people but that still leaves room for a lot more names to be added to the list. However, it seems that one name is near the top of the pile for a potential mega push.

According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Shawn Spears, formerly known as Tye Dillinger, could be in line for a major push in AEW when the company debuts on TNT in October. Spears is considered to be something of a player coach as he is thirty eight years old and has been in wrestling for eighteen years now, with two long stints in WWE. The move could be done to show WWE what they are missing.

Here’s what they could be missing. Check out Dillinger’s main roster debut in 2017:

video

Opinion: This is where things could get interesting as we get to see what AEW can do with a WWE talent who was said to never have received a real chance in WWE. Spears was around for a long time and was little more than an introduction. It should be interesting to see what AEW can do with him, as the track record of talents leaving WWE has been hit or miss at best.

How will Spears do in AEW? Who else should get a major push there? Let us know in the comments below.

Thomas Hall has been a wrestling fan for over thirty years and has seen over 50,000 wrestling matches. He has also been a wrestling reviewer since 2009 with over 5,000 full shows covered. You can find his work at kbwrestlingreviews.com, or check out his Amazon author page with 28 wrestling books. His latest book is the History Of In Your House.

Get the latest and greatest in professional wrestling news by signing up for our daily email newsletter. Just look below for “GET EXCLUSIVE UPDATES” to sign up. We are proud to offer our popular Wrestling Rumors app and encourage you to download it for an optimized user experience. It is available for Android and also on iOS. Thank you for reading!

MORE IN WRESTLING

  • The Miz and Mrs. Fall 2019 Return Date Announced

    News
  • Breaking: Paul Heyman And Eric Bischoff Named WWE Executive Directors

    News
  • NXT UK Results – June 26, 2019

    News
  • REVIEW: Monday Night Raw – April 7, 2014: Yes

    Features
  • KB’s Review: WWE’s Latest Brilliant Disaster

    Blogs
  • NXT Live Coverage And Results – June 26, 2019

    Live Coverage
  • Major League Wrestling Results – June 22, 2019

    News
  • Impact Wrestling Results – June 21, 2019

    News
  • O…..K Then. Here’s The VERY Interesting Reason Vince McMahon Wants To Push Baron Corbin (This Is Different).

    News
  • RUMOR: He Doesn’t Have Many Left. Undertaker Has Hand Picked His WrestleMania 36 Opponent.

    News