Roman Reigns is a popular American wrestler. Before starting his career as a WWE superstar, he was a professional football player and this was his permanent source of income. He started playing football at school and college and then went to try his luck in major teams.
Roman was an amazing defense player and was picked by several teams in many years. But he then entered wrestling and adopted it as the long term profession. He is now a renowned and one of the most famous faces in WWE. He earns most of his money through wrestling and his current net worth is $12 million.
Roman was born in 1985 in Florida, United States. He attended a school in Florida and played football for three years in school. Then he went to the high school and continued playing football there as well. He played for the high school for year and was famous for his defensive skills. He was even declared the Defensive Player of the Year at the early beginning of his football career. After high school, Roman joined Georgia Institute of Technology and played for their team too. By the end of 2007, he had played football for many teams and was picked and released regularly.
In 2008, he retired from football and tried his luck in wrestling. As he is healthy, fit and tall so it was very easy for him to emerge as a great wrestler. In 2010, he signed a contract with WWE and he along with two other wrestlers formed a group called The Shield. The Shield became popular very quickly and Roman’s fame started increasing. It was one of the most popular trio in WWE history. People really adored the group and always came to their see their spectacular performances.
Roman is known as The Big Dog and The Big Guy in WWE industry and has emerged as the most successful star. He is one of the highest paid wrestlers. He has won three WWE Championships and the performance speaks louder about his wrestling skills and talent. John Cena, Undertaker, Triple H and there are many other legendary wrestlers that Roman has defeated in WWE rings. This shows how great and amazing he is when it comes to wrestling. He was indeed right when he decided to quit football and start his career as a wrestler. Roman has also appeared in Hobbs and Shaw movie with his cousin Dwayne ”The Rock” Johnson.
Apart from wrestling, Roman is a really nice person and has a daughter. He loves his daughter and has made many public appearances with the kid. His cousins and friends were wrestler and this was the fascination that brought him to WWE. He would have been an ordinary football player if he just played football his whole life. Sometimes simple decisions make you great later in life and prove how great and skillful you are. He makes his fortune from wrestling and has been listed one of the highest paid wrestlers for many years.
How Rich is Roman Reigns?
Roman has a net worth of $12 million.