Video – Rob Van Dam candid on CTE in pro wrestling: “We got to be smarter”; emotional documentary; Vince McMahon; WWE Hall of Fame

Professional wrestling superstar and legend, Rob Van Dam, also known as “RVD”, released his documentary, Headstrong, on February 19.

Throughout his illustrious career, RVD has wrestled in many promotions including the indie circuits, but is best known and praised for his time with Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) and World Wrestling Federation/World Wrestling Entertainment (WWF/WWE).

He has also won dozens of championships including ones in WWE, ECW, and TNA.

RVD spoke to Helen Yee about his emotional documentary which takes the audience in-depth into his life. He also opened up about CTE in professional wrestling, medical insurance, and advice to professional wrestlers about health.

Furthermore, RVD reflected on a comment Vince McMahon told him, the WWE Hall of Fame and what it would mean to him to be inducted.

Video below.

Author: Helen Yee

Born and raised in Las Vegas, Helen was a former athlete for 10 years and a 2-time state champion swimmer. She produces and hosts Eyes On The Game Sports Radio, which airs on NBC Sports AM920 every Tuesday from 2-3pm PT. She loves sports and food (pizza is her favorite).

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