AEW opened doors in 2019 and since then many top names from WWE and pro wrestling world have jumped ship.
While Many WWE Superstars weren't treated like they should have, AEW gave them the treatment they deserved
Let's look at such superstars who are thriving in AEW
Chris Jericho left WWE in 2018 and signed with AEW in 2019. He became the inaugural AEW World Champion and has been a part of the most memorable AEW moments so far
Jon Moxley fka Dean Ambrose in WWE made his AEW debut in 2019. He's a former AEW World Champion and is one of the major stars of AEW programming
Cody Rhodes has managed to shun off the image of Stardust that was created in WWE. Aside from being EVP, he's a top star in AEW and is also the inaugural
Miro fka Rusev is another example of top talent being used perfectly. Miro has been unstoppable and undefeated in AEW so far. He's currently the TNT ChampionCredit: YouTube/AEW
Sting made his AEW debut in late 2019 and vowed to write the final chapter of his wrestling career there instead of being forced to retire in WWE. He even had two matches in AEW!
The tag team of FTR is another example of talented wrestlers not being correctly utilized. FTR signed with AEW in 2020 and quickly captured the AEW World Tag Team Championship