Many times I wonder about how wrestlers would've looked before joining World Wrestling Entertainment. So, I decided to make a story completely based on their old pictures.
These pictures of wrestlers were captured during their early struggling days before making it big in WWE. These photographs will show you how they have evolved over time. Some of the wrestlers on this list have already left WWE while some are still associated with the company.
From bodybuilder John Cena to hairy Stone Cold, here we have gathered some of the rarest pictures of famous wrestlers before joining WWE.
'The Great One' has also tried many professions in his lifetime. He started his career from football, then switched to wrestling and now is one of the biggest actors in Hollywood.
Blonde Hunter Hearst Helmsley? Well, Triple H was known as Terra Ryzing at the beginning of his career in 1992. He joined WWE in 1995 and is still more or so ruling it.
The Last Outlaw of WWE was intimidating from the start. He started his wrestling career in 1984 and also played basketball for the Rams from 1985–1986.
The Giant was also a basketball player in the past. Other than basketball, he has tried several jobs which include bouncing, bounty hunting, and answering phone calls. In 1999, he signed the contract with WWE and has been dominating the squared-circle ever since.
The Apex Predator belongs to a family of wrestlers. He is a third-generation superstar who signed the deal with WWE in 2002.
Yes, this young fellow in the picture is The Beast Incarnate. He started to focus on wrestling from a young age. Brock has also been the part of UFC.
The Texas Rattle Snake had hair before joining World Wrestling Entertainment in 1995. He has done many things which most of the wrestlers cannot even dream about.
The Big Dog is currently the center of attention in World Wrestling Entertainment, but before achieving all the fame in the wrestling business, he played football.
The Lunatic Fringe has been associated with many wrestling companies. He has been in the field of wrestling since 2004, but his hard work paid off in 2012 when he signed a contract with WWE.
The Wrestling Machine made his first professional wrestling appearance at 1996's Summer Olympics. He won the gold medal in freestyle wrestling at the event and then made his first appearance in WWE in 1999.
Bill was a professional football player before joining World Championship Wrestling. He is mainly known for his winning streak, and that was 173-0.
The Animal has worked as a barber and a cab driver before joining WWE in 2000. He is 'semi-retired' and is also an actor.
The Architect also has some similarities with the career of Dean Ambrose. He started wrestling at a young age and is currently part of WWE's main roster.
The Monster Among Men is currently dominating the squared circle, but before that, he won many championships in bodybuilding and competitions involving strength. He was signed by WWE in 2013.
That's all, folks!