Below are highlights of a 7-10 interview with Rob Van Dam by the Wrestle Network, conducted by host Daddy Shawn that can be heard at this link
– RVD talked about his time in USWA.
– RVD talked about Chris Candido and RVD never really got along.
– RVD cleared rumors about Cowboy Bill Watts did not like him when he was
– RVD talked about his time in All-Japan.
– RVD shared memories of Mitsuharu Misawa and Giant Baba.
– RVD shoot on Stan Hansen and Gary Albright, discussed about Toshiaki
– RVD talked about Raven when he was in WCW and compared him to ECW later on.
– Daddy Shawn and RVD discussed whether pro wrestling business should be
– Discussed about ECW, saying it was very unorganized.
– RVD talked about his first stint in WWF back in 97 as Mr.Monday Night.
– RVD talked about why he did not stay in WWF too long after the angle.
– RVD mentioned about the first ECW Invasion angle with WWE, talked about
– RVD talked about wrestling Bam Bam Bigelow and memories of him.
– RVD talked about the rumor of him being dangerous in The ring.
– RVD talked about there were things that him and Sabu did not have to do
– RVD talked about WWE dropping the ball on Jerry Lynn.
– RVD said WWE didn’t understand him, and he hated the scripts that
– RVD talked about WWE held him back to make less money when they didn’t
– RVD was pissed off at WWE for forcing him make less money.
– RVD shoot on New Jack, saying he can’t wrestle. Mention his selling
– Daddy Shawn also talked about being afraid of inviting New Jack to the
– RVD talked about the Alliance angle, he called Paul Heyman and Paul set
– RVD felt he could never trust Jim Ross, Jim Ross would tell him to
– RVD felt John Lauranaitis went way back and he could talk to him as a
– RVD cleared the rumors about the heat between him and Kurt Angle. He
– RVD mentioned that his first WWE Pay-Per-View Match he was already a
– RVD shoot on WWE saying if you made your own name, you are only going to
– RVD said some of the top guys in WWE. He would not allow them to even
– Shoot on Ric Flair said that he has nothing outside of wrestling. Said
– Said that Triple H, Undertaker and Stone Cold Steve Austin held down Rob
– He praised Eddie Guerrero and Chris Benoit, saying that he respected
– RVD shoot on the Vince McMahon version of ECW. Vince McMahon said he
– RVD said that Vince McMahon implied the Original ECW had no credibility.
– RVD said McMahon lived in the "McMahon-World".
– RVD said that Jim Ross would trashed the Original ECW as much as he could.
– RVD told a story that Shane McMahon once told him that the reason why he
– RVD mentioned to the agents told him his promos sucked, but they only
– RVD said WWE didn’t understand him yet tried to control him, he doesn’t
– RVD shoot on John Cena, said that he is talented. Said that he got
– RVD said that Vince McMahon held a vendetta against "Heyman’s Boys". At
– RVD said Vince McMahon being the ECW Champion was a slap to the face to
– RVD mentioned how Italy’s NWE was being ran. he unveiled how NWE drew in
– RVD talked about his movies, and Wrong Side of Town. Also mentioned RVDTV.
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