Originally Posted by BloodoftheKings
I don't think he was supposed to ever be a serious wrestler. The way I saw it, he just served as a gimiick to get the crowd chanting "USA! USA!".
Unfortunately, that's how it turned out. But I just remember watching his first promos and thinking "this guy could be dangerous".
He was a total joke by Wrestlemania that year and just when he started getting a little more serious the angle was dropped.