Found February 08, 2012 on Wrestling-Edge.com:
PLAYERS: Zach GowenRoddy Piper
Zach Gowen has gone through a lot in his life – he lost his left leg to cancer as a child, he was thrust into a worldwide spotlight at 18, he went through a deep bout with drugs and alcohol, became homeless, then turned his life around, lived to tell the tale and started a family.It’s truly an unbelievable story, especially when you consider he’s only 28 years old. For 6 months in 2003, he was the most talked about WWE Superstar on the roster.In this interview, he talks about making it to WWE (“I was bagging groceries one night, working in front of 200 people at an indy show the next, then for WWE in front of 15,000 the next – it was a lot”), clarifying the “attitude problems” that led to his WWE departure, dealing with drugs and alcohol, being homeless, pulling out of that to where he is today – a motivational speaker who is writing a book about his life and is expecting his first child. Highlights from the interview are as follows:What made him decide to enter professional Wrestli...
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