Matt Morgan Says He Would’ve Quit Wrestling to Get Sober

Nick Paglino

TNA star Matt Morgan was a guest on last night’s edition of "Right After Wrestling" Radio with Arda Ocal and Jimmy Korderas. Below are some highlights:

How he became a part of "The Good Guys" TV show [0:36]

Is pro wrestling helping his acting career, or are the acting gigs helping his wrestling career [3:56]

Preparing to use stuttering in his gimmick in the WWE [6:22]

How happy is Matt Morgan in TNA? Also talk about Bound for Glory on October 10 [10:04]

Learning from Ric Flair while being in Fortune [12:20]

His work with children dealing from ADHD and Matt’s other charitable contributions [12:59]

Should TNA follow the WWE in banning SOMA’s [16:44]

His own battle with addiction [19:41]

EXCERPT: "I got clean about 5 years ago and I didn’t need a drug program to do that.  I was getting embarrassed at the way I was behaving and where my money was going to all these pills.  I was ready to quit, I was ready to retire wrestling if I needed to stay away from the addiction, to stay away from the pills."

PODCAST: http://radio.thescore.com/episodes/matt-morgan-interview-september-20

ON THE SEPTEMBER 20 EDITION OF RIGHT AFTER WRESTLING, WE TALK ABOUT:

- TOMMY DREAMER’S PROMO ON IMPACT: GOOD OR BAD FOR TNA?

- ARDA IS SURPRISED WITH THE AMOUNT OF POP CULTURE REFERENCES THAT THERE ISN’T A "TWILIGHT STYLE TEEN ANGST VAMPIRE" CHARACTER.. POSSIBLY PLAYED BY JUSTIN GABRIEL WHEN NEXUS WRAPS UP

PODCAST: http://radio.thescore.com/episodes/nexus-is-over-right-after-wrestling-september-20-2010

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