It’s easy to criticise current WWE champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. He’s a part-timer who’s not fully committed to WWE. He’s not the wrestler he once was. He’s only back to promote his movies.
But anyone heaping these criticisms on Rock is clearly missing the bigger picture.
Since his return to WWE on Jan. 7, Rock has greatly aided the WWE product in numerous ways. He has single-handedly boosted business and turned around a struggling on-screen product—instead of trashing him, the naysayers should be thanking him profusely.
And here are seven reasons why.