The re-emergence of the mammoth Big Show as a genuine title challenger has been one of the WWE’s greatest successes this year.
It is strange to think that the most destructive force on SmackDown ended last year with the shortest World Heavyweight title run in history, and then he played fall guy to Cody Rhodes until his victory at WrestleMania. This giant man was even down on his knees begging for his job a few weeks later.
Of course, this was the turning point for Show, as he went from gentle giant to dominant powerhouse overnight; the ironclad contract that he earned was the key to reinforcing his psyche and gifting him the ability to be destructive once again.
The giant’s reign is only just beginning, and here are seven reasons why Big Show will continue on as champion after Survivor Series and smash Sheamus along the way.