Now for the reaction. From time to time, when a wrestler or former wrestler dies, the world of wrestling receives pretty bad news. It’s never a good thing to hear it, and it was this week too, When former ECW star New Jack died From a heart attack at the age of 58. Newjack certainly left his mark on wrestling, and now the industry is reacting.
Various wrestlers have responded to Newjack’s death, including names such as WWE, AEW, ECW, and Independent Wrestling. Some wrestlers have commented on Newjack’s unique personality and the energy he brought to his match. In addition, former ECW owner Paul Heyman commented on New Jack’s death at Talking Smack this week.
Let’s take a look at some of his time in the ring, in addition to some of the many reactions, including the reaction of Newjack’s wife and Hayman.
WWE is sad to learn that Jerome Young, known as New Jack at ECW, died today at the age of 58.
WWE congratulates Young’s family and friends. https://t.co/9ESCVALGDe
— WWE (@WWE) May 15, 2021
AEW and the wrestling world mourn the death of ECW legend “New Jack” Jerome Young. Our idea lies in his family, his friends, and his fans. pic.twitter.com/LMHYG0T6Mv
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) May 15, 2021
We coordinated with Newjack’s family, and all income from this shirt goes directly to them. Please help us with the support you can buy or share anyway. https://t.co/rvmYfGtZbj@THETOMMYDREAMER @BlueMeanieBWO @HeymanHustle @ dlobrown75 @TheRealAlSnow @OfficialTAZ pic.twitter.com/c5rhMnQAzR
— COLLARxELBOW (@COLLARxELBOW) May 15, 2021
Rip a new jack
Such an intense performer and a fascinating interview.
— Mick Foley (@RealMickFoley) May 15, 2021
It’s sad to report that Newjack just knew he wasn’t with us anymore. rip
— Rob Van Dam (@TherealRVD) May 15, 2021
??When you walk in the valley of the shadow of death
I look at my life and realize that there is nothing left
“Because I was laughing and blasting all the time.”
Do even my mom think my heart is gone?
RIP jack … ?? pic.twitter.com/L2c367B003
— Bully Ray (@ bullyray5150) May 15, 2021
New Jack sleeps peacefully. Our interaction was small, but it was certainly impressive. One and only.
— Christopher Daniels (@facdaniels) May 15, 2021
— Matt Hardy (@MATTHARDYBRAND) May 14, 2021
— Tommy Dreamer (@THETOMMYDREAMER) May 14, 2021
A fearless and passionate performer. Condolences and prayers for Newjack’s family. #RIPNewJack
— Taz (@OfficialTAZ) May 15, 2021
We are deeply saddened to know the death of Jerome “New Jack” Young. We would like to express our deepest condolences to his friends and family. pic.twitter.com/5Qc0kO1hVx
— Impact (@IMPACTWRESTLING) May 14, 2021
– WWE Sports
The world of wrestling reacts to the passage of new Jack
https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/wrestling-world-reacts-new-jacks-passing/ The world of wrestling reacts to the passage of new Jack