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John Cena REACTS to backstage SmackDown segment with The Rock

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The wrestling world was abuzz when The Rock made an unexpected return to WWE during the Friday Night SmackDown episode on September 15th. The electrifying atmosphere was palpable, especially when The Rock confronted Austin Theory alongside Pat McAfee during the show’s opening segment. However, one of the most talked-about moments of the night was when John Cena and The Rock crossed paths backstage.

After a brief yet intense staredown, the two legends, who had previously headlined WrestleMania 28 and 29, shared a warm embrace, much to the delight of fans worldwide.

John Cena didn’t wait long to express his feelings about the encounter. Taking to Twitter, he penned a heartfelt message, stating, “The best nights are the ones when we remember we’re all fans. Welcome home, @TheRock. Thank you, Denver. C U next week #Smackdown! @WWE @WWEonFOX.”

This tweet not only showcased Cena’s respect for The Rock but also highlighted the camaraderie and mutual admiration between the two superstars.

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What Lies Ahead for John Cena?

While The Rock’s future with WWE remains shrouded in mystery, John Cena seems to be in for the long haul.

Following his recent appearances at events like Payback and Superstar Spectacle, Cena is scheduled to grace every SmackDown taping until the end of October.

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