He’s still got it. There are all kinds of stars throughout WWE’s history but there are only a small handful of top stars. Those are the names that fans will remember no matter what happens and react very strongly if one of them makes a surprise appearance. That was the case this week, as one of the biggest names in the history of wrestling showed up for multiple moments.

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The Rock made a surprise appearance on this week’s SmackDown, interrupting an opening segment between Austin Theory and Pat McAfee, the latter of whom was also appearing as a surprise. Theory and Rock traded insults about SmackDown being “the people’s show” before Rock laid Theory out. Rock and McAfee both gave Theory People’s Elbows. Later in the show, Rock and McAfee were backstage when John Cena interrupted. Cena and Rock greeted each other and hugged before going their separate ways.

It was a special night. Check out Rock’s appearance plus some more of his greatness:

Opinion: Yeah I’d say the Rock making a cameo on Smackdown in a total surprise is a good way to get some interest going. What he did wasn’t important, as all fans are going to remember is that the Rock showed up out of nowhere. That is the kind of thing that will make fans watch again on the off chance that something similar happens. It was an awesome moment and that’s all you can ask for.

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