(born April 7, 1980) is an American professional wrestler, lawyer and actor currently signed with WWE, as a commentator on the Smack Down brand.He is a two-time WWE Tag Team Champion, having one reign each with Michael Mc Gillicutty and John Cena.under the ring name Dawson Alexander, in a six-man tag team match.
On February 16, 2010, after numerous dark matches on both Raw and Smack Down, it was announced that Otunga would wrestle on the first season of NXT under his real name, with R-Truth as his storyline mentor.
Young defeated Otunga in a rematch on the following week's broadcast, thanks to interference from Young's mentor, CM Punk.
After the match, R-Truth tried to offer his support, only to be shoved away by a frustrated Otunga, resulting in Otunga turning heel.
R-Truth took exception, confronting and brawling with Otunga backstage.
On the April 5 episode of Raw, Otunga put himself in a tag team match with John Cena for the Unified WWE Tag Team Championship against Sho Miz (Big Show and The Miz).
Later in the match, however, he refused to tag in and walked out, allowing Sho Miz to retain.The following week on Raw, Otunga and the other NXT rookies from season one interfered in the main event match between John Cena and CM Punk, attacking the competitors, the announce team, and ring announcer Justin Roberts, before dismantling the ring area and surrounding equipment.On the July 12 edition of Raw, The Nexus, excluding Daniel Bryan (who was fired by Vince Mc Mahon after the Nexus' first night on Raw in part due to choking ring announcer Justin Roberts with his own tie.), competed in their first match together, defeating John Cena in a six-on-one handicap match.The Nexus continued to feud with Cena and the Raw roster, resulting in a seven-on-seven elimination tag team match at Summer Slam.Otunga was the fourth member of The Nexus eliminated, when he submitted to Chris Jericho, and The Nexus went on to lose the match.About a month later, Otunga started to rebel against Barrett with the rest of Nexus behind him.