Ryback Reeves, or Ryback, is an American radio host and former professional wrestler, best known for his stints with World Wrestling Entertainment between 2010 and 2016.
After completing his studies at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas (Nevada), Reeves began his career as a professional wrestler. In the summer of 2004 he has the opportunity to join World Wrestling Entertainment by participating in the fourth edition of the reality show Tough Enough and is invited to Venice Beach (California) to take part in the competition; although he fails to win, WWE decides to sign him and send him to the Deep South Wrestling development territory in McDonough (Georgia).
Soon after leaving WWE, Reeves announced that he was seeking booking offers from various independent promotions. On August 25, it was announced that he had joined Northeast Wrestling.
In WrestlePro Reeves made his debut as The Big Guy and on October 15, during a live event in New York, he won the WrestlePro Tag Team Championship with Pat Buck.