Bully Ray says to not rely on a Dudley Boyz reunion.
The Dudley Boyz had a storied profession as multi-time tag workforce champions everywhere in the world with time spent in WWE, TNA, and New Japan Professional-Wrestling. Bully and D-Von haven’t teamed since an indie look in December 2016, and it seems that could have been the final workforce they’ll ever workforce collectively. Bully lately spoke to Chris Van Vliet on Perception and defined the place they stand.
“Bodily, I don’t assume so as a result of I don’t assume that D-Von can do it anymore,” Ray stated. “We’ve had the dialog. And for the world to know, as a result of individuals on social media take issues out of context and run with shit, it’s ridiculous. Me and D-Von have been like this [crosses fingers] since day one. There has by no means been a problem with me and D-Von. All this shit that you just prefer to run with, these clickbait headlines, f*ck off.”
Bully merely acknowledged there may be “no warmth” between them as he’s targeted on his personal work whereas D-Von is targeted on operating his wrestling faculty.
“Zero. Zero [heat]. There’s nothing. D-Von stated that ‘Bubba’s received his faculty, I’ve received my faculty.’ Yeah, as a result of I moved out of Florida. D-Von needed to do his personal faculty on his personal, that is simply regular stuff that went on. There’s zero warmth.”
He additionally clarified why he left WWE once more in 2016, noting that he was burnt out on portraying the Dudleys character.
“[Leaving WWE] didn’t trigger a divide. I informed Vince, ‘I can’t do that Dudley factor anymore. I can’t do that Dudley factor the way in which you need to do it.’ I did it for a 12 months. Vince sat me and D-Von down and stated ‘Right here’s what I need you to do. I need you to work with the New Day, assist get them over. Work with The Usos, assist them recover from. Work with The Wyatt’s, assist them recover from, after which whoever else we throw at you.’ Okay. You bought it, no downside. The boss sat us down, that is how a lot he’s paying us, that is what he wants. You bought it.
“However after a 12 months of doing it, I’m identical to ‘Okay, I’m burnt on The Dudleys and I do know I received Bully Ray in my again pocket.’ I informed D-Von up entrance, I stated, ‘Hear, I don’t assume I’m gonna re-sign.’ So we knew all of this. He re-signed, turned a producer with the corporate. Only in the near past, they parted methods. D-Von had an awesome profession there as a producer. There was by no means any animosity with me and D-Von.”
Bully confirmed they discuss “on a regular basis” and have autograph signings collectively developing.
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