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Earl Hebner Speaks On The Montreal Screwjob, Working In WWE, More


Former WWE referee Earl Hebner recently appeared on “Sitting Ringside” with David Penzer. Here are the highlights:

On when he found out about what his role would be in the finish to the Bret Hart vs. Shawn Michaels match at Survivor Series in 1997:

“I found out walking to the gorilla position, I was pulled to the side and was told Vince wants you to do this, and this and this. I thought, Oh my God!'”

On working in WWE:

“There was so much stress down there (WWE), it was miserable it was like you were in prison.”

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