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WWE Profile - Big E

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Big E

  • D.O.B.: March 1, 1986

  • Billed height: 5-foot-11

  • Billed weight: 285 pounds

  • Billed from: Tampa, Florida

  • Signature move: The Big Ending

  • Catchphrase: "New...Day Rocks!"

  • WWE main roster debut: Dec. 17, 2012

  • College: Iowa

WWE Accolades

  • One-time Intercontinental champion; won on Nov.18, 2013 (Monday Night Raw)

  • Two-time WWE tag team champion (with Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods); first win on April 26, 2015 (Extreme Rules)

  • Two-time SmackDown tag team champion (with Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods); first win on July 23, 2017 (Battleground)

  • One-time NXT champion; won on Dec. 6, 2012 (NXT)

Other Notes

  • Big E was a defensive lineman for the Iowa Hawkeyes in 2004 and 2006 (missed the 2005 season due to injury)

  • Before signing with WWE, Big E was a national powerlifting champion who set multiple national and state records in the raw division. His personal powerlifting records in official competition include a 711-pound squat, 529-pound bench press and a 799-pound deadlift