While doing an interview to promote Jake Roberts and his new film, Diamond Dallas Page revealed that Scott Hall once threatened to walk away from WCW if Eric Bischoff did not go along with their plan for pushing DDP into the main event scene during his feud with the nWo. Things worked out quite alright for all sides involved since DDP ended up becoming one of the most popular performers in the industry at that time.
October 13, 2015
During a recent podcast interview, Steve Austin discussed the topic of Roman Reigns being pushed into the main event scene by WWE. He was a bit concerned that the former Shield member was not putting in the extra work that guys such as Triple H and Diamond Dallas Page did to get to the top. Austin also feels that Reigns is not the complete package on offense, citing that his moves were good but he did not have any ring psychology.
January 31, 2015
As many of you already know by now, WWE loves having surprise entrants in the Royal Rumble each year. Management feels that the element of surprise is a major selling point for the pay per view. As always, they have been working the phones to see who would be a good candidate to fill those spots this year. A name that is being pushed heavily backstage is Diamond Dallas Page, who is now viewed as the ultimate good guy in the industry.
January 19, 2015