“I have the biggest scoop ever!” he said while being interviewed by Tony Schiavone on the AEW stage. “This Sunday at Revolution, AEW is going to hire – put in contract – a Hall of Fame-worthy talent that is a huge surprise and a huge asset to AEW. It’s not who you think. But this Sunday, you’re gonna find out who it is and I want you to know that I knew who it was first. Tune in and find out who we get.”
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) March 4, 2021
AEW later announced that Wight will be the one making the announcement this Sunday at Revolution.
Who do you think it is? Some guesses that have been thrown around by fans on the internet are CM Punk, Kurt Angle, Mick Foley, Batista, Rob Van Dam, Christian, Mark Henry and Brock Lesnar.