According to PWIInsider, Grizzled Young Veterans will have a new ring. James Drake will now be known as Jagger Reid and Zack Gibson will be called Rip Fowler. It is unknown if the former WWE NXT UK Tag Team Champions will make the team. Connect at the front or split into single wrestlers.
GYV hasn’t appeared on “NXT 2.0” since his loss to Joaquin Wilde and Cruz Del Toro of Legado Del Fantasma on April 19, but there is widespread speculation that he was “The Dyad” or “The Dyad” on WWE NXTTV. . A Druid led by Joe Gacy. Disappointed after losing to Legado Del Fantasma, Gibson & Drake said in a follow-up interview that they were overwhelmed with stress. The ad ends with Drake saying “I will never see Drake & Gibson here again.”
On July 11, WWE announced Jagger Reed after signing Lip Fowler in May. Both are listed for fun. If the speculation that Grizzled Young Veterans was repackaged as Druids by Gacy is true, then NXT is off to a good start. On the June 8 episode “NXT 2.0”, he defeated Dante Chen and Javier Bernal in the tag team event. On June 28, Gacy & The Dyad defeated Creed Brothers & Roderick Strong in the men’s tournament.
Grizzled Young Veterans signed up for WWE in 2018 after working for several independent sponsors such as PROGRESS. After a successful run at WWE NXT UK, I was called up to the NXT brand in February 2020. They entered the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic 2020 defeating KUSHIDA & Alex Shelley in the quarter-finals and Bobby Fish & Kyle O’Reilly in the quarter-finals. No time wasted in the semi-finals before falling to BroserWeights (Matt Riddle and Pete Dunne) in the final.