Brent Wellington known by the ring name Brad Maddox, is an American professional wrestler signed to WWE. He debuted on April 2, 2008 on the OVW tapings. He debuted on April 2, 2008 on the OVW tapings using the name Brent Wellington. He won his first match at October 1, 2008 in an 8-Man Tag Team match, alongside Galvin Garrison and Moose, they called themselves Theta Lambda Psi. On December 24, 2008 Wellington had a title match for the OVW Heavyweight Championship against Aaron "The Idol" Stevens, which he lostOn July 26, 2009 he competed for the OVW Television Championship and won the match to win his first Championship. On 27 February 2010 Wellington won the vacant OVW Heavyweight Championship by winning a Battle Royal. In 2010, Wellington signed a development contract with WWE. Wellington was named "Brad Maddox" and debuted for Florida Championship Wrestling at a Live show at August 5, 2010. He won his first match on the July 1, 2011 edition of "FCW" against Percy Watson and Richie Steamboat. On the November 3 tapings for "FCW" he won the Tag Team titles with Briley Pierce. On June 21, 2012, he won the FCW 15 Championship from Richie Steamboat. His finishing moves is called the 'Deal Breaker'.