According to a report by Fightful Select, Parker Boudreaux, who has been compared to top WWE Star The Beast Incarnate Brock Lesnar was seen backstage at NXT this past Wednesday night. There's no word yet on why the 22-year-old offensive lineman was backstage at the Capitol Wrestling Center in NXT, but he did mention to Lucha Libre Online that he “will be joining a professional wrestling company” soon.
Parker Boudreaux then talked about being compared to Brock Lesnar and said that he thinks Lesnar is a tremendous athlete and while he takes it as a compliment to be told that he looks like Brock Lesnar, he hopes people see his own identity and uniqueness in professional wrestling.
Below is what Parker Boudreaux said:
“I think Brock Lesnar is a tremendous athlete and while I take it as a compliment to be told that we look alike, I hope people see my own identity and uniqueness in professional wrestling.” “As well as seeing me be my own person. I am unique. #TheNextBigThing.”
Boudreaux then said that he is a “Paul Heyman Guy” during the interview.
Speaking of Paul Heyman, he recently retweeted a picture of Parker Boudreaux and said that it’s not a prediction but a spoiler that 2021 is “going to be something special” for Boudreaux. Besides from the former owner of ECW, "Good Ole' J.R." Jim Ross and Gerald Brisco have touted Boudreaux as a potential star in the wrestling business. Ross even said that he sees “big money” in Boudreaux down the road.
You can check out the tweets below:
— Jim Ross (@JRsBBQ) April 5, 2020
— Paul Heyman (@HeymanHustle) January 2, 2021
The Next Big Thing... coming soon😈
— Parker Boudreaux (@ParkerBoudreaux) January 14, 2021