Rusev Has Quietly Become the Funniest Man in WWE

On SmackDown Live, every day is Rusev Day.  That's because the once-unbeatable monster heel has settled into a niche as a supremely likable comedic figure. Midcard comedy, while necessary in WWE's variety show format, typically spells a dead end. This is especially true for Superstars like Rusev who are accustomed to being booked like fire-breathing animals.  But Rusev's in-ring talent and tough-guy aura can easily keep him from becoming less of a limited comedy trope an

On SmackDown Live, every day is Rusev Day. That's because the once-unbeatable monster heel has settled into a niche as a supremely likable comedic figure.Midcard comedy, while necessary in WWE's variety show format, typically spells a dead end. This is especially true for Superstars like Rusev who are accustomed to being booked like fire-breathing animals. But Rusev's in-ring talent and tough-guy aura can easily keep him from becoming less of a limited comedy trope and more of a must-see baby...