Steve Austin Tag

Posted On January 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Information Released For Steve Austin’s Upcoming Films

“Stone Cold” Steve Austin released the following on his official website about his upcoming role in The Package: “A courier for a local crime lord must deliver a mysterious package while being chased by a horde of unusual gangsters. Steve Austin and Dolph Lundgren team up together for the first time since The Expendables. Directed by Jesse V. Johnson, this will be one action packed ride from start to finish.” Another upcoming 2012 film from Austin, Maximum Conviction, has the following information listed on IMDb: “When former black ops operativeRead More

Posted On January 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Zack Ryder Discusses His Dream Match, Austin, WrestleMania

- WWE Superstar Zack Ryder did a Q&A session with The Topeka Capital-Journal this week. Here are highlights: Q: In the recently released “WWE12” video game, I can pound on Zack Ryder with Ricky Steamboat, Jack Swagger or even the Legion of Doom, but of the guys who came before you, who would your dream match be against? A: I would say Stone Cold Steve Austin. I was huge Steve Austin fan. We kind of missed each other. Zack Ryder would like to see that match, anyway. Q: WrestleMania isRead More

Posted On December 27, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Austin’s Final Match, Regal Retirement Update, HBK’s New Book

- William Regal tweeted the following on Monday night regarding his reported retirement: “I’m slowly plotting my WWE appearance.Im taking my time but it will all be worth it in the end.When i only have so much time left to compete then you chose you spots wisely and make people take notice” – Shawn Michaels’ new eBook titled “Diary of a Heartbreak Kid: Shawn Michaels’ Journey into the WWE Hall of Fame” has officially been released through Amazon, and Barnes & Noble. – WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross tweetedRead More
CM Punk stopped by Mix 106.1 in Philadelphia for a “CM Punk Christmas” with Brian Soscia of The Soscia Network. Highlights from the interview are as follows: His current injuries: “I don’t think anything’s broken. I’ve been working with a broken hand for about a month and a half now so I’m relatively in better shape than I planned on being, honestly. What got him into wrestling as a kid: “I think everyone just being larger than life. I always say the Piper and Snuka and the coconut. It’s likeRead More

Posted On November 30, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Jim Ross Thinks Steve Austin Will Wrestle One More Match

Jim Ross believes Steve Austin will compete in one more match, but doesn’t foresee it happening at WrestleMania XXVIII. “I think he still has the itch to do one more match,” Ross said Wednesday during an appearance on 1560 The Game. “His health is better—there’s certain things he may not be able to do physically —but he’s in great shape.” “A year ago, I would have said there would be no more Austin matches. I’ve loosened my stance on that a little bit now. I think somewhere down the road—IRead More

Posted On November 16, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Paul Heyman Talks To WWE About Steve Austin’s ECW Matches

WWE.com has published a video of Paul Heyman recalling Steve Austin’s brief tenure in Extreme Championship Wrestling. “Steve had two matches in ECW, I wish he had 2000,” Heyman says. “He wrestled Mikey Whipwreck at the November to Remember 1995 for the ECW World Title and he wrestled Mikey Whipwreck and The Sandman in a Three-Way Dance for the ECW World Title in December 1995. I wanted to build ECW around Steve Austin as the World Champion. I even pitched to Steve winning the Title at the November to RememberRead More

Posted On October 18, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Hogan Video Interview: Beef With Bret, Austin-McMahon, Warrior

TNA star Hulk Hogan was interviewed last Friday by Peter Rosenberg of NYC hip hop radio station, Hot 97. Rosenberg is known for getting pro wrestling’s top stars to open up like nobody else – and this interview was no exception. Among the topics discussed include: How the industry has changed from the 1980’s compared to today, in terms of how storylines unfold way too quickly His relationship with Vince McMahon His relationship with Steve Austin and never getting to work with him. Heat with Bret Hart over not puttingRead More

Posted On October 13, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Steve Austin & Brock Lesnar’s Verbal Battle Continues

Steve Austin and Brock Lesnar’s war of words continues. After calling out Steve Austin earlier this week for ducking him back in 2002 when they were supposed to work together in WWE, Lesnar intensified his comments about Austin during an interview with IGN.com: “There’s a guy that’s been on a winning streak for a long time that somebody needs to step up to the plate and finish the winning streak. But then there’s another side of me that says if there was a chance for me to come back toRead More

Posted On October 12, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Steve Austin Responds To Brock Lesnar’s Comments About Him

- As noted yesterday in WWE ’12 media interviews, Brock Lesnar said he would like to wrestle Steve Austin, out of all the stars he never had a match with. Lesnar said: “Ironically it’s probably the guy that walked out on me. The guy that took his ball and went home. A guy that I was supposed to face and I think that he was just plain downright scared to get in the ring with me because he was one of those guys that was on top and saw aRead More

Posted On September 28, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Ken Anderson Talks WWE Departure, His TNA Character, WWE PG

TNA star Ken Anderson was recently interviewed by Al Castle, senior writer at The Wrestler/Inside Wrestling magazine. Topics discussed include Anderson’s days as a WWE jobber, having to deal with his father’s death during his first WWE push, the importance of blood in wrestling, the heat he got for portraying an anti-U.S. military character, how he deals with criticism, and more. The magazine, which features Ken Anderson on one cover and Sheamus on the other, is on newsstands now and is also available at pwi-online.com. Here are some highlights ofRead More

Posted On August 26, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Steve Austin & CM Punk Trash Talk Each Other On Twitter

CM Punk and Steve Austin got into it on Twitter once again on Thursday afternoon. It started off when Austin responded to one of Zack Ryder’s tweets, where Ryder talked about drinking the beer Bud Light Lime. Austin to Zack Ryder that he shouldn’t put a lime in a beer after Ryder talked about drinking Bud Light Lime. Punk, known for his straight-edge drug and alcohol-free lifestyle, told Austin that the lime is used “to make it not taste like piss” and that beer is “still poison.” Austin replied withRead More

Posted On August 20, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Bret On His Relationship Wih HBK, Randy & Owen Not In HOF

WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart spoke with WrestlingVoice.net promoting his upcoming tour of Ireland with American Wrestling Rampage. Highlights from the interview are as follows: His relationship with Shawn Michaels: “I suspected from the very beginning that me and Shawn, our handshake, would be more BS than anything else and that we were still going to loath each other and hate each others guts for the rest of our lives, but the truth is that he was very humbled and grateful that I was willing to forgive everything andRead More

Posted On August 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Blog: HHH As Referee, Travel Schedule, Cole As A Manager, More

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has a new blog entry up over on jrsbarbq.com. Here are some highlights: – Throw HHH into the mix as the special referee and one has the ingredients of an unpredictable Summer Slam main event that likely will have many twists and turns. I fully expect a wide variety of emotions to come out of this show. – I hope to say hello to Steve Austin while we’re in LA but if I don’t I’ll see him next week in Connecticut when we narrateRead More

Posted On August 8, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Bill Goldberg Returning Before The End Of The Year?

Bill Goldberg, who has not wrestled since 2004, stated during a recent autograph signing appearance that he will “probably” return to the ring before the end of 2011. The former World Heavyweight Champion said that if he returns to the squared circle, his ideal opponent would be Steve Austin.Read More

Posted On July 25, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

KOW To Bypass WWE Developmental, CM Punk, Steve Austin

– Ring of Honor wrestlers Claudio Castagnoli and Chris Hero, both WWE bound, willbypass developmental and join the main roster after they sign their respective contracts. — A WWE camera crew is prepping with Steve Austin today at his Broken Skull Ranch in Tilden, Texas to begin filming their DVD project on the Hall of Famer Tuesday and Wednesday. — CM Punk has been removed from WWE’s entrance video for The Nexus.Read More

Posted On July 16, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

CM Punk Wants To Wrestle Steve Austin At WrestleMania 28

While the chances of this happening are very slim, people close to CM Punk have said that Punk still has his heart set on a match with retired WWE Hall of Famer “Stone Cold” Steve Austin. The potential feud was featured as a “dream feud” in WWE’s recent “All Stars” video game – and they both engaged in a war of words on Twitter hypothesizing what would happen if they ever stepped in the ring together. During a recent interview with GQ.com, Punk was asked about his recent “shoot” promoRead More

Posted On June 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Three-Hour WWE All Stars Raw Rating

This week’s three-hour WWE All Stars edition of Monday Night Raw featuring Steve Austin as the special guest General Manager scored a 3.05 cable rating over all three hours. Minus the first hour, Raw would have scored a 3.26 rating. This week’s Raw averaged 4.49 million viewers over all three hours. The normal two hours averaged 4.83 million viewers. In comparison, last week’s show scored a 3.21 cable rating with 4.97 million viewers.Read More

Posted On June 14, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

What Happened After Raw Went Off-Air & More Live Notes

After Monday’s RAW from the Nassau Coliseum in Long Island went off the air, fans saw a WWE championship match between John Cena and The Miz. During the match, CM Punk, Sheamus and R-Truth came down and attacked John Cena, who won by disqualification. Steve Austin made the big save and laid everyone out with Stone Cold Stunners and a beer bash to close the show. All throughout the night, there were loud “We Want Ryder” chants. The biggest reactions of the night went to Steve Austin and John Cena,Read More

Posted On June 6, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Winner Of WWE Tough Enough Is…

Andy Leavine won WWE Tough Enough tonight before Raw. The trainers, “Stone Cold” Steve Austin, Trish Stratus, Booker T, and Bill DeMott were on hand as well as the eliminated contestants. Before the winner was announced, Vince McMahon came down to the ring to greet Steve Austin and ask the contestants why they think they belong into the ring. Steve Austin announced the winner. Andy then took a slap from McMahon and a stunner from Steve Austin. He will receive a WWE contract for either Raw or Smackdown.Read More