Ever since that moment, the two went back-and-forth in the ring and on the mic throughout their WWE tenures.
And as good as The Rock was on the mic, people forget that he was also a problem in the ring.
Going down the @YouTube rabbit hole tonight and one thing is clear....he may be the biggest box office draw in Hollywood today, but my goodness, let’s not ever forget how GREAT @TheRock was in the ring. One of the best ever ...— Chris Jericho (@IAmJericho) May 27, 2021
The Rock responded to Jericho's praise in kind.
This means a lot, thank you brother for these words. You’re one of the GOATS and man the fun we had electrifying the millions around the world.— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) May 27, 2021
What an honor.
And I still owe you a receipt for that tobacco spit incident ---- https://t.co/w9QsVaQbj2
While The Rock is off making millions in Hollywood, Jericho remains a top star in wrestling as one of the focal points on AEW television.
Jericho is set to compete alongside The Inner Circle against The Pinnacle in Stadium Stampede on Sunday at AEW Double or Nothing. You can view the current lineup for the event by clicking here.