“You Been Hanging Out With Snoop Dogg Again?”: WWE Veteran Questions Matt Riddle’s Sobriety

Published 06/21/2022, 8:00 AM EDT

WWE is a reputed company and sells a family-friendly television program. They have taken not only profanity and blood out of TV for years, but any mention of drugs and substances of that caliber. This led to the older wrestling fans naming this era of WWE the ‘PG Era’, meaning that they focus on children and families. But the tides are turning if Matt Riddle and MVP have something to say.

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While being a disappointment for hardcore fans who grew up in the Ruthless Aggression or Attitude Era dominated by blood and profanity. So it comes as a shock that now WWE TV has become lenient with things relating to marijuana in recent years.

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Matt Riddle and MVP segment on Raw

In a recent promo including Matt Riddle and MVP, the veteran came out saying, “Riddle, you’ve been hanging out with Snoop Dogg again? Oh, I know you’ve been hanging out with Wiz Khalifa and Smoke DZA, right?”

“Because they’re the only kinda guys who have that top shelf stash that could have you so divorced from reality.

To which Riddle replied, “Touche, but I got a message for you and your giant. I’m gonna get high when I raise my hand high in the air after I beat you with the three most destructive letters in all of sports entertainment, RKBro.

History of Randy Orton with Snoop Dogg and Marijuana

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It is no surprise that WWE Superstars smoke marijuana as it helps numb the pain from matches. One such wrestler, RVD, was an avid user of the drug as he attempted career-threatening stunts regularly. Another former WWE Champion, Ric Flair, has started to sell the product himself alongside his best friend, Mike Tyson.

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Coincidentally, Riddle’s bro, Randy Orton, revealed recently that he smoked weed with Snoop DO double G just before his match against John Cena and Triple H at WrestleMania 24. And one of the reasons that RK Bro has combined so well together might be the substance itself. As in regular TV, both have alluded to the product and brands related to it multiple times.

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Once bringing it in the quiz segment with Alpha Academy and another in their Raw Tag Team Championship title celebration victory. These two are so in line with each other and we have their smooth chemistry to thank. Tell us about your favorite RK Bro moment in the comments below.

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Murtaza Bharmal

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Murtaza Bharmal is a WWE and AEW writer at EssentiallySports. Pursuing an English Literature degree, he is fond of storytelling in the professional wrestling sport. Music, literature and pop culture run through his veins.

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