|“||Who's the Rookie now, Who's the Rookie now,Who's the Rookie now, Who's the Rookie
~ Big E shouted with anger at Paul Heyman after saving CM Punk
However !n the November 18 episode of Raw, Langston turned face & was given his championship match with Axel, where he defeated him to win the Intercontinental Championship for the first time. Langston would once again defeat Axel in his return match at the Survivor Series pay-per-view. Langston then started a feud with Damien Sandow after Sandow became the number one contender for his championship. This would set a match between the two at the TLC pay-per-view, which Langston was able to win. In wrestling Big E Langston (back) on Raw in April 2013 with World Heavyweight Champion Dolph Ziggler (center) and their manager AJ Lee (foreground).