Paul Heyman 'shocked' that he's back; why he's back; Taker-Lesnar, more
WWE on-air manager Paul Heyman talked to Brian Fritz of BetweentheRopes.com about his WWE return, WrestleMania, Brock Lesnar, and C.M. Punk at WrestleMania Axxess. The following are highlights.
- Regarding his TV return this year, Heyman said, "I never thought I would be back. Certainly not in this position. Am I surprised? Beyond shocked."
Why did he return? "Brock Lesnar came back and they put a microphone in his hand," Heyman said. "Once they put a microphone in his hand, he called me up and said, 'Cut a deal and get back in there because I'm not going to do that again.'"