Former WWE star Rick Boogs provided an update on his post-release status during an interview on INSIGHT with Chris Van Vliet. Boogs expressed that he is doing well and is excited about his future endeavors. He mentioned starting a YouTube channel and seemed enthusiastic about the opportunities ahead.
When asked about his plans for continuing in pro wrestling, Rick Boogs gave a straightforward response, stating that he has no intention of returning to the ring. He explained that when he initially decided to pursue wrestling, he committed fully to the endeavor. Boogs mentioned quitting his job and the challenges he faced, emphasizing that his focus was entirely on making it happen at that time. While he acknowledged the sacrifice and his wife’s initial dissatisfaction with his decision, Boogs conveyed a sense of contentment with his current situation.
“I’m great. Yeah, I’m better than ever right now. I’m at. I mean, where do we want to start? Let’s talk about this. So basically, I started a YouTube channel. It’s like, I’m just gonna lead the interview.”
“No. When I first decided I was going to do wrestling, pursue it, I had to be all in on something. So like, I was doing strength and conditioning stuff, personal training. I was like, if I’m gonna commit to this other endeavor, I just quit my job. I have a wife and a daughter. I just got unemployed for the sake of you know, getting hungry that I really wanted to make it happen, which my wife was not happy about. She was like, ‘Why did you have to quit?’”