Mick Foley Explains the Origin of the Mankind Mask, Miz Teases Big SummerSlam Match, Return of John Morrison

Mike Killam

During this weekend's WWE Comic Con panel in San Diego, WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley explained the origin of the iconic Mankind mask. As Mattel representative Mitchell Cameron was revealing, for the first time, a limited edition 1995 Undertaker, complete with his Phantom of the Opera-style mask. Foley revealed that one of the ideas WWE creative pitched to Vince McMahon didn't quite fit the Undertaker's gimmick, however he liked it so much it was put in the vault and later given to Mick Foley.

Also during the panel, which you can see in its entirety on Wrestlezone.com, The Miz teased a big SummerSlam match between Dolph Ziggler and former manager Big E Langston, but that's not all. When asked by a fan who he'd like to team up with to face Hulk Hogan and "Macho Man" Randy Savage, the crowd gave the loudness reaction of the day when Miz mentioned he'd like to see John Morrison back in the WWE. He ended by saying a Miz and Morrison tag team ruining in 2013 "might happen", and ended the segment telling everyone to "be jealous".

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