The move would be popular, but would it be more gimmick than anything? In an interview with thescore.com, Ortiz cited the recent signing of Brock Lesnar, who as we all know has been a huge success in both sports.
But Ortiz is a striker and learning to "wrestle" may be a difficult transition. Still, the idea of a media star coming over to the WWE as Lesnar has—and in the past, Kurt Angle made the transition from Olympic star to World Champion—is intriguing.
Here are some reasons why Ortiz's move to the WWE would be good, not only for him, but for the business as well.