Jan 17, 18, 02:37 PM #1
Roman Reigns linked to $10 million steroid ring - May be unfoundedRoman Reigns has been named as an alleged client of jailed steroid distributor Robert Rodriguez, whose Miami-based Wellness Fitness Nutrition LLC (WFN) was raided by the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) last February as part of a yearlong investigation.
The organization, which was taken down in a scandal that has largely flown under the radar in the national media, is being compared to the Bay Area Laboratory Co-operative (BALCO), which was linked to several high-profile athletes including Jason Giambi, Marion Jones, Bill Romanowski and Barry Bonds.
According to the United States Attorney's Office, WFN's client list included "at least 50 customers in the Eastern District of New York" in a massive ring that made at least $10 million in the distribution of illicit anabolic steroids.
Rodriguez, who is currently in prison, recently came forward to specifically name Hollywood stars Josh Duhamel, Mark Wahlberg and WWE Superstar Roman Reigns as part of an exclusive interview with filmmaker Jon Bravo.
Jan 17, 18, 02:38 PM #2Will be interesting to see how WWE responds to this, especially with Wrestlemania coming up soon.
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Jan 17, 18, 02:40 PM #4Reigns was previously suspended in June of 2016 for violating WWE's Wellness Policy.
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This is my shocked face.
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Jan 18, 18, 09:49 AM #9Reigns responds:
“I have never heard of Richard Rodriguez or Wellness Fitness Nutrition. I learned from the mistake I made nearly two years ago and paid the penalty for it. Since then, I’ve passed 11 tests as part of WWE’s independent drug testing program.”
Roman Reigns issues statement regarding steroid allegations - Cageside Seats
Feb 23, 18, 11:03 AM #10Jon Bravo says around 15 wrestlers were clients of Richard Rodriguez.
Earlier this week in a phone interview, Richard Rodriguez told Jon Bravo about why a WWE wrestler like Roman Reigns would hide performance enhancing drug use. Rodriguez has been publicly naming Reigns as one of his clients after Rodriguez was arrested for his involvement in a steroid ring.
Today, Pro Wrestling Unlimited shared a YouTube comment where Bravo said Reigns is only the first wrestler to be named. Bravo claims to be in possession of Rodriguez's laptop with sensitive information. Bravo and Rodriguez have been working together on a documentary while Rodriguez is in prison.
In Bravo's last video, he and Rodriguez said the next video will have more details about Reigns. Rodriguez also claims to have clients who are athletes in other sports and action movie actors.
Jon Bravo Says More Wrestlers Than Roman Reigns Used Steroids | Fightful Wrestling
Mar 14, 18, 01:19 PM #11Jon Bravo says he is releasing a video on Friday that will implicate Romans Reigns, as well as 15 other past & present WWE stars. Says the video is 25 minutes in length.
Jon Bravo Planning To Release Footage Friday Implicating Roman Reigns & 15 Other WWE Personalities To Accused Steroid Dealer | BodySlam.net
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Mar 17, 18, 11:40 AM #13I didn't watch the video, but evidently it was filled with a few more accusations and zero evidence.