In American wrestling, itâ€™s one of the oldest-and easiest-storylines to get over. If thereâ€™s ever someone in the ring happily talking down to Americans, walking on our flag, there will always be a wrestler willing to step in and defend it. Itâ€™s been done for forever, and it always entertains.
So, with that said, letâ€™s take a look at 10 of the most patriotic Superstars ever.
Oh itâ€™s true, itâ€™s damn true. This real-life Olympic athlete made the successful jump from extremely high level amateur wrestling (Olympic gold, thank you very much) to very successful professional wrestler. Kurt has worked for — and won — major championships, in both WWE and TNA. And regardless of whether heâ€™s served as a heel or a babyface, heâ€™s pretty much always been rocking the red, white and blue. Heâ€™s embraced his patriotism and made it a part of his ring persona.