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Believe It: WWE Just Suspended Roman Reigns

Believe It: WWE Just Suspended Roman Reigns

Roman Reigns haters have a little more fuel for their fire.

"WWE has suspended Joe Anoa`i (Roman Reigns) for 30 days effective immediately for his first violation of the company’s talent wellness policy," a post on said Tuesday afternoon.

"I apologize to my family, friends and fans for my mistake in violating WWE’s wellness policy. No excuses. I own it," Reigns Tweeted shortly after the announcement.

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World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: WWE) has been pushing Reigns as the next big thing for a little over a year. He won the company's crowning achievement, the WWE World Heavyweight Title, at Wrestlemania 32 this past April. He held the title until Sunday night, losing it at the company's Money In The Bank event.

Despite Reigns' push as the company's biggest star, he has received noticeable backlash from a majority of fans. Many die-hard fans feel his place as the top guy has been given, not earned.

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