Kevin Owens Smartly Addresses Rumors of Him Facing Stone Cold Steve Austin at WrestleMania 38

Published 03/01/2022, 3:00 PM EST

WWE is still planning for Kevin Owens to face Stone Cold Steve Austin at WrestleMania 38. Potential rumors have been going around for a month now about how The Rattlesnake will appear at this year’s WrestleMania.

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The former NXT Champion’s finisher is the same as that of Stone Cold Steve Austin. Furthermore, Owens has been constantly taking shots at Texas, which might result in Austin coming out to face him.

Kevin Owens’ current run on the WWE Raw brand is with Seth “Freaking” Rollins. The duo has started teaming up for the past few weeks, and their partnership has entertained the WWE Universe.

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The Messiah of Drip and Owens plans to capture the Raw Tag-Team Championship.

The Canadian Kevin Owens talks smack about Texas to tease the fans!

Kevin Owens has been bashing Texas on live WWE TV and social media during his time on Raw. The Road To WrestleMania is on, and the excitement for the Texas legend appearing at WrestleMania is nail-biting.

The former NXT Champion appeared on the latest episode of Out Of character with Ryan Satin. Kevin unknowingly teased the WWE Universe again when asked about thoughts of striking a smack on Texas. When Owens was asked about whether he was worried that his trash talk about Texas might lead to a retired Texas legend coming back at WrestleMania.

Owens replied smartly, “No, no, I am not worried about that.” The former NXT Champion was very confident when he said this. However, using Stone Cold’s finishing move “Stunner” inside the ring makes a statement itself. Kevin added, “When you speak from the heart, nothing bad can happen to you.” 

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Kevin Owens is only a step away from calling Stone Cold Steve Austin because, till now, he has only talked about Austin’s birth state. But, other than taking the WWE Hall of Famer’s actual name, he has done his part of the play to tease the fans.

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On next week’s edition of Monday Night Raw, Seth Rollins, and the Canadian Owens will collide against RK-Bro and The Alpha Academy for the Raw Tag-Team Championship title.

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However, WWE and Rollins have whispered that he might ruin or interfere with the Winner Takes All Unification Match between Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar. If the company continues to go in this direction for The Messiah of Drip, then there are high chances for Kevin Owens to face the Texas legend Stone Cold Steve Austin.

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But that can only happen if the storyline changes for both Kevin and Seth. WWE indeed knows how to keep fans on their toes. Anything can happen at The Stupendous WrestleMania 38.

So what do you think? Will we get to see the ‘Stunner vs. Stunner’ match at the Biggest Show of the year?

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Akash Dhakite

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Akash Dhakite is a WWE writer at EssentiallySports. Since he was three years old, Akash has been a fan of WWE, which gives him an ascendancy of knowledge about this sport. He grew up watching John Cena and to ‘Never Give Up’ is something that he has learned from him.

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