Jack Swagger has a legitimate athletic background, being an NCAA Division-1 level wrestler. His success poured onto pro wrestling and he began a career in MMA over a year post-WWE release.
Birthday: March 24th, 1982
Weight: 275 lb (125 kg)
Hometown: Perry, Oklahoma
- Jack Swagger
- Jake Hager
- Jake Strong
Promotions They Have Wrestled For:
- World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)
- Lucha Underground
- Imperial Wrestling Revolution
- Northeast Wrestling
- 5 Star Wrestling
- Pennsylvania Premiere Wrestling
- WWE World Heavyweight Championship
- WWE ECW Championship
- WWE FCW Florida Heavyweight Championship
- WWE FCW Southern Heavyweight Championship
- Lucha Underground Championship
- Lucha Underground Gift of the Gods Championship
- PPW Heavyweight Championship
- NEW Heavyweight Championship
- 5-star Wrestling Championship
- IWR Heavyweight Championship
Trainers: Deep South Wrestling (DSW)
Notable Career Highlights
- WWE World Heavyweight Champion
- Money In The Bank winner (2010)
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Jack Swagger was once again victorious.
“this is something that can really transcend into something much bigger if I continue.”
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“Vince caught me in the hallway and he told me that they were wasting me.”
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“Why run away from that?”
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He even did his “we the people” pose!
Will Swagger get rowdy on Saturday?