Ric Flair made a controversial comment during this week’s AEW Rampage tapings. AEW officials expected to edit the comment from the broadcast.
On Instagram, the WWE Hall of Famer issued a statement after receiving a lot of backlash. Ric Flair stated that he’s tired of hearing negativity from fans. Flair appreciated Tony Khan for everything and stated that he would be willing to walk away from the company if Khan thought he was an embarrassment to AEW.
Ric Flair received a lot of support from Steve Austin, Chris Jericho, Kevin Nash, JD McDonagh, Titus O’Neil, and fans after that Instagram post. All of them encouraged the WWE Hall of Famer.
Steve Austin stated that he enjoys what Flair is doing in All Elite Wrestling.
“Ric, I enjoy watching you do all the things you do. And you’re always having fun. Keep doing you. And that’s the bottom line.”Steve Austin
Chris Jericho told Ric Flair not to listen to the online fans and to do whatever he wanted.
“Don’t listen to online a–holes champ. You’re f–kin Ric Flair. Do what you want. F–k em…”Chris Jericho
Kevin Nash stated that Flair always brought a smile to his face.
“Besides the fact you have earned the right. You wouldn’t be there if it wasn’t drawing fans. You always bring a smile to my face. Go Michigan!”Kevin Nash
JD McDonagh stated that people don’t understand the value of Ric Flair.
“People don’t realize, Diamonds are forever, baby!! Keep doing your thing Ric, until the wheels fall off!! Love and Respect.”JD McDonagh
Titus O’Neil stated that don’t allow others to dictate your life.
“Continue to Enjoy your life sir!!! We only have one Life to live and we should not allow others to dictate how great our life is, because who we are can dictate how great the lives of others can be!! #Respect”Titus O’Neil