- Christian, Rhyno, & Edge were alligned in the past as members of an indy faction known as THUG Life..
- April 1, 2001 – Wrestlemania X-7: Edge & Christian defeated The Dudleyz & The Hardyz in “TLC 2” to win the Tag Team titles!
- ~~~Rhyno debuted and got involved to backup Edge & Christian against Spike Dudley (Dudleyz backup) and Lita (Hardyz backup)..
- May 7, 2001 – RAW: Edge & Christian & Rhyno defeated The Hardy Boyz & Eddie Guerrero..
- June 21, 2001 – Smackdown!: Kurt Angle & Rhyno defeated Edge & Christian..
- June 24, 2001 – King of the Ring: Kurt Angle beat Christian and Edge beat Rhyno in Semi-final matches..
- ~~~Edge defeated Kurt Angle in the KotR finals with help from Christian to win the King of the Ring!