If you’re a Georgia Tech fan you may remember him as Joe Anoa’i. Reigns was a defensive lineman and three-year starter for the Rambling Wreck before pursuing wrestling. Reigns was briefly signed for two NFL teams and played a season with the Edmonton Eskimos in the CFL.
The connection between the XFL and WWE makes the move easy for the superstar. So this move is a little bit more realistic with the previous iteration of the XFL than this one, but it wouldn’t hurt to have a big name playing for one of your teams.