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Zach Gowen recently spoke about his first meeting wit Hulk Hogan and more. Here are the highlights…

On Meeting Hulk Hogan: I remember they took me to his locker room my first day on Smackdown to go over what we were going to do that night," Gowen said. "When I walked in, he jumped out of the shower butt naked. The 'Immortal' Hulk Hogan walked up to me like nothing is out of the ordinary, saying 'Hey, how ya doing brother?' I was like 'Hey, hey Hogan, nice to meet you.'"

On Vince McMahon: "[McMahon] is very much like the character that he portrays," he said. "He is very assertive, demanding, intelligent and a maniac. Those are all terms of endearment because he has to be that way to handle all those egos and personalities in that locker room. I have all the respect and love in the world for [McMahon]."