ABC News has a new piece online featuring quotes from Steve Austin where he talks about his life after his career in the ring for WWE. Below are the highlights:
Leaving pro wrestling:
"My exit strategy from pro wrestling wasn't carved in stone," he admitted. "I retired because of a few neck issues, some neurological issues ... and finally after about three years of hunting and fishing, I said to myself, 'Steve you need to get off you a** and get to L.A.' When you wrestle for 15 years, you don't want to go back to driving that forklift. Based on the name value I had, I went to L.A. and got involved in independent movies."
Why he doesn't do many movies:
"I really don't do too many movies any more because memorizing words on a page is painful to me," he said. "But I love the reality stuff."
Will he ever return to the ring?
"Naw man, I'm done. I'd rather leave well enough alone," he said.
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