Eric Bischoff: Who WWE Answer to The Rock in the Women's Division?

Jade Cargill's recent WWE move sparks industry-wide speculation.

by Atia Mukhtar
Eric Bischoff: Who WWE Answer to The Rock in the Women's Division?
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Jade Cargill's thundering entrance on the season premiere of "WWE SmackDown" is still making waves. During last week's episode, fans were glued to their screens as she boldly confronted Charlotte Flair backstage. This was a moment that didn't just grip viewers, but also left a deep impression on wrestling's seasoned professionals.

Eric Bischoff, a name synonymous with the wrestling realm and a former AEW icon, couldn't contain his admiration. Reflecting on her dynamic presence, he shared on his podcast "83 Weeks," "Jade possesses the kind of charisma that's palpable even when she merely walks out.

If she harnesses and refines her raw talent, she could potentially scale heights similar to what Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson did. She could be a colossal figure, not just within the wrestling arena, but beyond."

Cargill's Bold Choice

Many are keen to see whether Cargill will walk in the illustrious footsteps of "The Rock".

Bischoff points to her collaboration with heavyweights like WWE, Endeavour, and Ari Emanuel as pivotal for her career trajectory. Interestingly, AEW had extended an offer to Cargill. However, she opted for WWE, aiming to "craft a legacy" that would be etched in the annals of wrestling history.

The wrestling community is abuzz with speculation. Although Cargill made a striking appearance on "WWE SmackDown", there's no confirmation yet on her sustained association with the blue brand. She's also graced "WWE NXT", and fans are eagerly awaiting the announcement of her in-ring debut date.

Bischoff, like many, is eagerly anticipating her journey. He noted, "When you see Jade, you can't help but be awestruck. Not only is she strikingly gorgeous, but she also presents herself as an unparalleled athletic powerhouse." He continued with a word of caution and optimism, "Given what WWE has in Jade — a true diamond in the rough or, more aptly, platinum in a bottle — I'm confident that seasoned pros like Triple H wouldn't give her the green light unless they were entirely sure of her readiness." In a world where the 'it factor' can make or break a career, Jade Cargill seems to be on the precipice of something monumental.

Only time will tell where this journey will take her, but if the early signs are anything to go by, the sky might just be the beginning.

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