Tough Enough Coach Bill DeMott Talks Rima Fakih Padding Herself, R-Truth’s Success

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Former WWE Tough Enough coach Bill DeMott appeared on the Right After Wrestling broadcast on Sirius 158 recently. Below are the higlights of the interview:

On seeing “Miss USA” Rima Fakih use padding on her rear while running the ropes during a drill on the Tough Enough reality show: “I was watching her and wondering why did she look so stupid!? I was looking at her ass – not to check her out – but because I noticed the bulge. And I couldn’t believe she had the gall to pull that. And Booker then said, if you’re not cheating you’re not trying! But I was about to blow a gasket!”

Speaking about the mentality of “never saying no” in wrestling, using R-Truth as a success story: “When you get presented certain characters, it’s up to you to run with it and light up a stage with it and R-Truth is a perfect example of that. He not only ran with this character, he put himself in the main event with this character. After all the years Ron (Killings) has been in this business, he put himself back on everybody’s radar now.”

“Skid Mark” – the nickname and how Ryan should have embraced the name: “I talking to ‘skid-marks’ after the show was over. I give so many people different nicknames. It’s just easy for me to remember them. And I gave him that name to remember him. I told him I gave him that name and he should’ve taken that name and gone around the country with it and made every independent shot with it.”