After outlasting John Cena in 45 grueling minutes to capture the WWE title, Punk hopped into the crowd right before McMahon and his flunkies reclaimed the belt. Only an hour from hitting the open market or so we were expected to believe , Punk scurried up the steps as fans happily slapped his back, stopping atop the lower section and holding up his championship belt triumphantly. Say what you want about wrestling, but this was a moment. So was the whole match, actually. In more than 30 years of following wrestling, the first time I can remember an entrance song mattering was when Hulk Hogan rejoined the WWF in But Hogan was the first to capitalize on the potential of entrance music.
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Gunn would also defeat multiple opponents, including his tag team partner, to become the King Of The Ring in But even without titles around their waist, the two would also have some of the best matches of their individual careers. Both men were a part of D-Generation X when they met in the ring at SummerSlam , but some internal struggles were happening. The match was all about who was the better man. X-Pac would take control early with his lethal kicks, but James was able to mount a comeback and land some of his juke-jive punches. X-Pac would gloat that he was the better man, but James would respond with his finisher and walk off.
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