Terry Funk 2002 Shoot Interview

Terry Funk sat down with RF Video for the second time to conduct this shoot interview. The first one was four years ago. Funk had been through a lot since then. He answered everything open and honestly. Once again Funk proved that he is one of the greatest wrestling minds ever!!! Funk had a lot to talk about and in typical Terry Funk fashion he held nothing back. Funk is not only one of the greatest wrestlers of all time, but he is one of the greatest wrestling minds. Funk talks about many topics and gives some thoughtful insight to the business today. Hey, this is Terry Funk talking so you better pay attention!!!

-His health
-Why his tag team with Bradshaw didnt work out.
-Is he happy with how he left WWE for the final time?
-How did he leave things with Vince McMahon and Jim Ross?
-Funk discusses making contact with Paul Heyman and returning to ECW.
-Did Heyman make good on previous promises?
-Was ECW different when he returned?
-Funk goes into the angle he was doing with Tommy Dreamer.
-The changes ECW underwent when it went on TNN.
-Contacting hepatitis when in ECW.
-Was it serious?
-How did Heyman react?
-Where the any plans to work with Dusty Rhodes in ECW?
-Funk explains why the angle with Dreamer was never finished.
-Funk talks about his retirement match vs. Sabu in Canada in 1999.
-Why he returned.
-Teaming with his brother in FMW.
-The details on going to WCW.
-How did the younger WCW guys treat him?
-His impressions on Vince Russo.
-Funk compares the WCW and WWE locker rooms.
-Funk goes into the politics in WCW.
-He talks about the heat he had with Hulk Hogan. -Wrestling Bret Hart in his last WCW match.
-How did the concussion affect Bret in the ring?
-When did he realize things were out of control in WCW?
-Funk gives his thoughts on Bill Goldberg.
-What were Kevin Nash and Scott Hall like in and out of the ring?
-Funk talks about the promos Nash & Hall did about his age.
-Working Ric Flair again.
-Teaming with Paul Orndorff.
-Funk talks about the past heat with Flair.
-Did Funk lose his motivation in WCW?
-Does he regret working for WCW?
-He talks about Jim Ross comments about being under WWE contract when he went to WCW.
-Working Norman Smiley and Lance Storm.
-Why he left WCW and then returned.
-Thoughts on Eric Bischoff.
-The close of ECW.
-Returning to All Japan.
-Bringing back blood to All Japan in a match with Abdullah The Butcher.
-Funk talks about Misawa, Kobashi and others leaving All Japan to form NOAH.
-Thoughts on Howard Brodys attempt to bring back the NWA.
-Funk talks about the XFL.
-His thoughts on Beyond The Mat.
-The end of his run in WCW.
-Funk talks about WWE buying WCW.
-The differences in Japan between now and a decade ago.
-Can there be another national promotion?
-Thoughts on the return of Hogan, Hall & Nash to WWE.
-Where does Funk see the business in five years?
-Was Funk surprised Mick Foley walked away from his WWE contract?
-Going to New Japan and Big Japan.
-Funk talks about the XWF shows he wrestled Greg Valentine.
-Who does Funk see as the future stars in the business?
-Funk looks at the current WWE product.
-How would Funk run a promotion?
-His most memorable matches.
-Funk talks about some ways he would retire.
-All this and much more