Steve Austin Talks Possible WWE Return, Regrets, Relationship With The Rock, Vince McMahon


WWE Hall of Famer “Stone Cold” Steve Austin to part in a Reddit “Ask Me Anything” Q&A earlier this afternoon. You can check out the highlights below:

If he has any regrets regarding his career: “i wish i had not walked out of the company when i did…bad decision.”

His relationship with The Rock and if they keep in touch: “the rock and i will always be friends. text msg here or there.”

His relationship with Eric Bischoff when he returned in 2003: “eric and i are totally cool. hes a hard working cat and always on the move. loved our chemistry as co gms.”

Driving the Zamboni on RAW: “learned to drive it in 5 minutes. i can drive anything on wheels..i can drive anything, actually.”

How much long he would have wrestled, had it not been for his neck injury: “maybe another 5-6 years…”

Possibility of a WWE return: “dont know about a return to WWE in the near future, im booked solid for a pretty long stretch.”

What life was like after leaving WWE: “took a while to deal with it. it was damn hard.”

How much Jim Ross meant to his career: “Jim Ross is a close personal friend who helped me through some hard times and gave great advice when i needed it. I dont know that i would have had the career i had without his help. Not many people walking around on planet Earth know the business like Jim. I truly value his and Jans friendship.”

His work with Vince McMahon and whether he was worried about going “too far” during beatdowns: “everything i did with vince was done with lots of physicality. it was the only way to do that kind of business. lots of potatoes from both sides.(more from me)…Vince is a tough SOB. bottom line.