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Jack Swagger

Professional Wrestler
Born Mar 24, 1982

Jacob "Jake" Hager, Jr. is an American professional wrestler signed to WWE, better known by his ring name Jack Swagger. Hager attended the University of Oklahoma as a two sport athlete, participating in both football and wrestling. He switched to wrestling full-time in his sophomore year, and in 2006, set the record for most pins in a season with 30 as an All-American. Following a try-out, Hager signed a WWE contract in mid-2006.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Jack Swagger.


1982 Birth Born on March 24, 1982.


2005 23 Years Old At the 2005 NCAA Division I championships, he lost to University of Pennsylvania's Matt Feast in the second round, and did not place. As a senior in 2006, Hager had a seventh-place finish in the NCAA championships and also defeated the eventual heavyweight national champion, Dustin Fox from Northwestern. … Read More
2006 24 Years Old In 2006, Hager had a WWE tryout in Deep South Wrestling, and in September 2006, under his real name, he made his in-ring debut for DSW, defeating Antonio Mestre in a dark match.
…  He made his debut for the WWE developmental territory Deep South Wrestling in September, and was moved to the Ohio Valley Wrestling territory in January 2007. … Read More
In late 2008, he debuted for the ECW brand under the name Jack Swagger, and in January 2009, he won his first world championship, the ECW Championship after defeating Matt Hardy. … Read More
2009 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009, on the January 13 episode of ECW, Swagger defeated Hardy to win his first title in WWE, the ECW Championship. … Read More
On the March 1, 2010 episode of Raw, Swagger defeated Santino Marella to qualify for the Money in the Bank ladder match at WrestleMania XXVI, where he won, earning a contract for any WWE world championship over the following year. … Read More
2011 29 Years Old On April 26, Swagger was drafted to the Raw brand as part of the 2011 supplemental draft. … Read More


2012 30 Years Old 1 More Event
In January 2012, he won the WWE United States Championship after defeating Zack Ryder. … Read More
2013 31 Years Old 1 More Event
On the February 1, 2013 episode of SmackDown, Swagger returned, and demanded that SmackDown General Manager Booker T put him in the Elimination Chamber match at Elimination Chamber. … Read More
2014 32 Years Old …  Swagger would enter the 2014 Royal Rumble match at entrant #7 but was eliminated by Kevin Nash. … Read More
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