When asked by fans during a question and answer session, Bubba Ray revealed the four men on his Mt Rushmore of professional wrestling. Dusty Rhodes is not a surprise since he has long been an inspiration to the New York native. Bubba worked closely with Paul Heyman, so that choice makes sense as well. His final two choices are Vince McMahon and Pat Patterson, two men who helped make WWE the company that it is today.
October 17, 2015
When the beloved Paul Heyman was paired up with Antonio Cesaro, a lot of fans were under the impression that this was finally going to be the big push that the latter has been deserving. Unfortunately, though, that was never the plan. Heyman revealed that the reason why the two of them were put together was because WWE needed an excuse to have Heyman on camera to promote Brock Lesnar.
August 22, 2015
During a recent interview with Chael Sonnen, Paul Heyman stated that Roman Reigns lost his push because WWE made the mistake of bringing Daniel Bryan back. Heyman feels that the audience was hoping for Bryan to be given a super push, so they turned on Reigns because he was actually being pushed.
June 12, 2015
During an interview with Chael Sonnen, Paul Heyman revealed that he had pitched an idea to management to let CM Punk be the one to end the streak of the Undertaker. Heyman did that because he felt that it would have kept Punk in WWE a little while longer, as the winner would definitely need to capitalize on being given such an honor.
June 11, 2015
While fans would absolutely love to see the dream match between Steve Austin and Brock Lesnar at Wrestlemania, Paul Heyman confessed that there is zero chance of that happening. He stated that Austin has a plethora of reasons why he would not sign that deal with WWE, but he did not provide any details on any of those reasons.
June 10, 2015
During a recent interview, Sabu discussed his rocky relationship with Paul Heyman. Even though he does not like his former boss on a personal level, he feels that Heyman has one of the brightest minds in the entire professional wrestling industry. The man legally known as Terry Brunk stated that the reason why Vince McMahon keeps Heyman around is because he is deathly afraid of Heyman going off and helping out one of the competitors.
June 2, 2015
During a recent interview, Mr Anderson revealed just how close he is to Paul Heyman. He stated that during his early days in TNA, he would often call his mentor for help with his promos. Anderson stated that he loved how the company only gave him bullet points and allowed him some creative freedom on developing his character. Anderson and Heyman spoke on a near weekly basis. That is a sign that Heyman genuinely loves to help performers.
February 28, 2015
During a podcast interview with Chris Jericho, the wildly underrated Wade Barrett revealed a canceled story line that might not have gone over very well with the audience. When WWE was in Chicago last year, they wanted to take a jab at the fans by having Barrett impersonate CM Punk, who had left the company. Management changed up the plans at the very last minute and do an alternate segment with Paul Heyman teasing the audience.
January 30, 2015