WWE

WWE: Where have all the heels gone in NXT?

Published 2 Comments

Football News
24/7

NXT is the home of the next generation of WWE Divas and Superstars.

What happens in Florida will some day be the precedent in the WWE. With that being said, there appears to be a shift in key philosophy -- good versus evil.

The NXT roster is full of fan favorites; Enzo and Cass, Carmella, Apollo Crews, Samoa Joe and Asuka to name a few. Traditionally, a fan favorite is considered a hero or face, and his or her rival is a villain or heel.

SIGN UP NOW

Want to become a GMS writer? Sign up now and submit a 250-word test article: http://gms.to/haveyoursay4

Article continues below

Face vs Face

As of late, the rivalries and storylines in NXT have centered around the spirit of competition more so than the plight of good vs. evil.

Crowd pleasers Apollo Crews and Finn Balor are scheduled to battle for the NXT Championship next week, and that’s a big deal for this very reason.

Article continues below

When two faces compete, the match is a product of talent against talent and skill versus skill. Both Superstars leave it all in the ring which makes for an intense and emotional ride.

Typically, when a face meets a heel, the heel “cheats” or uses unsportsmanlike conduct and it’s up to the face to overcome. Although the face/heel model can still work, maybe it’s time for the WWE to give its talent the stage to show us their talent.

Skill defeats gimmick nine times out of ten, and in this internet era fans are wise enough to see the difference.

There will always be a struggle between good and bad, but for the time being, the concept will have to rest on the back burner.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
WWE

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport - WWE Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again