The extravagant resume of Pat McAfeePrior to joining WWE, McAfee was a punter for the Indianapolis Colts from 2009 until 2016. In addition, prior to the 2009 NFL Draft, McAfee was in a wrestling match for an independent promotion in West Virginia. McAfee’s first experience with WWE was in 2018 as a pre-show analyst for NXT TakeOver events. After training in the WWE Performance Center, he made his debut on the NXT developmental brand in 2020. He will be in action at WWE Summerslam on July 30 against “Happy” Baron Corbin. Smackdown airs at 8 p.m. Eastern each week on the FOX television network.
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