Ryan Reeves is a professional wrestler currently appearing with WWE. He currently uses the ring name "Ryback", But he was previously known as "Skip Sheffield" when he was in NXT & The Nexus.
Ryback serves as an anti-heroic protagonist in the most history of the WWE Universe. He is known to lift up two wrestlers at the same time without any effort at all.
Ryback made his re-debut in April 2012 and destroyed a local competitor in his first live tv match as "Ryback"
In Survivor Series 2014, he joins the Team Cena to defeat Team Authority with the help from Sting.
Ryback and is a former WWE Intercontinental Champion. After being one of the eight finalists on WWE Tough Enough 4, he later signed a developmental contract with World Wrestling Entertainment and wrestled in its developmental territories Deep South Wrestling, Ohio Valley Wrestling, andFlorida Championship Wrestling. He also participated in the first season of NXT in early 2010 under the ring name Skip Sheffield. Reeves headlined four pay-per-view events for WWE in the early 2010s, three of those for the WWE Championship.
Ryback, along with Erick Rowan and Dolph Ziggler, were fired by Triple H on the January 5, 2015 episode of Raw as punishment for insubordination, but they were re-hired after Cena defeated Rollins, Kane and Big Show in a handicap match on the January 19, 2015 episode of Raw. On the January 22, 2015 episode of SmackDown, Ryback defeated Rusev via count-out to earn a spot in the Royal Rumble match, where he was eliminated by Big Show and Kane. At Fastlane, he teamed with Rowan and Ziggler in a six-man tag team match against Rollins, Big Show and Kane, but lost. Ryback participated in the André the Giant Memorial Battle Royal at WrestleMania 31, but was eliminated by the eventual winner, Big Show. On the Raw following Extreme Rules, Ryback was attacked by Bray Wyatt (who sent a series of mysterious promos aimed at Ryback weeks prior), leading to a match at Payback, which Ryback lost.
At Elimination Chamber 2015, Ryback won the vacant WWE Intercontinental Championship, his first title in WWE, by defeating Sheamus, Dolph Ziggler, King Barrett, Mark Henry and R-Truth in an Elimination Chamber match. The following night, before Ryback was scheduled to make his first title defense against The Miz, Big Show attacked Miz and confronted Ryback, starting a feud between the two. At Money in the Bank, Big Show defeated Ryback by disqualification after Miz attacked him; Ryback retained the title as a result. It was later announced that that Ryback would defend the title against Big Show and Miz in a triple threat match at Battleground.