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Mojo Rawley


Title History

Career Highlights

  • Dean Muhtadi is a former American football defensive tackle who was most recently on the NFL’s Arizona Cardinals. Muhtadi was signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2009.
  • Dean Muhtadi played college football for the Christopher Newport Captains, and upon transferring, for the Maryland Terrapins.

NXT Wrestling (2012-present):

  • In August 2012, Dean Muhtadi signed with WWE and reported to its developmental territory NXT Wrestling.
  • Dean Muhtadi was given the ring name Mojo Rawley.
  • April 19, 2013 – NXT Live Event: Mojo Rawley (Debut) defeated Knuckles Madsen.
  • May 29, 2013 – NXT: Mojo Rawley made his television debut where he competed in an 18-man battle royal to determine the number one contender to the NXT Championship.  He was eliminated by Mason Ryan.
  • June 26, 2013 – NXT: Mojo Rawley defeated Knuckles Madsen in a dark match.
  • July 19, 2013 – NXT Live Event: Mojo Rawley defeated Mike Dalton by count-out.
  • September 5, 2013 – NXT: Mojo Rawley defeated Danny Burch in a dark match.
  • October 9, 2013 – NXT: Mojo Rawley defeated Danny Burch.
  • October 11, 2013 – NXT Live Event: Mojo Rawley defeated Slate Randall.
  • November 7, 2013 – NXT: Mojo Rawley defeated Tye Dillinger.