Cody Rhodes faced Roman Reigns at WrestleMania 39 for Undisputed WWE Universal title. Many wrestlers had tried to dethrone Roman Reigns but failed miserably, fans believed Cody Rhodes would end Roman Reign’s Title reign. Cody Rhodes was pushed in such a way that everyone believed Roman Reigns’ reign will end.
Cody Rhodes recently was on “SI Media” podcast, where he talked about how fans reacted to the WrestleMania 39 loss.
“I was surprised at how pissed people were. A lot of managerial people in the company reached out to me, checking on me, and also reached out to me to let me know, ‘don’t go online. Don’t go online.’”
“I didn’t even think to go. It’s such an incredibly busy week, there are so many emotions in that experience, I have my family with me, I lost in front of them, which is another level of embarrassment. I didn’t even think to go online. Just the fact that they were preparing me or battening down the hatches. ‘This is shaky, people are really frustrated,’ that surprised me. That surprised me a lot.” (H/T: EWrestlingNews.com)