Jayson Anthony Paul, also known as JTG(Jayson the Gangsta) is an American professional wrestler who is currently signed to WWE. Paul began his career in 2006, working in the WWE developmental territory Ohio Valley Wrestling(OVW) under the ring name "The Neighborhoodie". He was part of a tag team that called themselves the "The Gang Stars" and won the OVW Southern Tag Team Championship on two occasions. In 2006 the team was promoted from OVW to the Raw brand under the name "Cryme Tyme", with Paul changing his name to JTG. A few months later at the New Year's Revolution pay-per-view, Cryme Tyme won a Tag Team Turmoil Match, earning them a shot at the World Tag Team Championships. Paul, along with Gaspard wrestled at the Jersey All Pro Wrestling 10th Anniversary Show on October 27, 2007. . Cryme Tyme returned to WWE on the March 31, 2008 edition ofRaw, as where they defeated tag team Lance Cade and Trevor Murdoch in their first televised WWE match. n April 15, 2009, Cryme Tyme were drafted to the SmackDown brand as part of the 2009 Supplemental Draft. JTG was announced to be one of the Pros for NXT Redemption, mentoring Jacob Novak. In the 2011 WWE Draft, JTG was drafted to the Raw brand in the Supplemental Draft via WWE.com on April 26, 2011.