During his interview with Inside The Ropes, C.M. Punk spoke on believing that there was a time that a match between him and Steve Austin would happen. Here’s what he had to say:
I think that’s kinda where Steve kind of took a liking to me. Because again if you never ask, the answer is always no, and dude just kind of, would always be backstage sitting around, I guess, I don’t know if he was waiting for somebody to ask, so that’s when I started prodding and being like, let’s work this match, motherfucker, let’s go. And there was a sliver in time where it was gonna happen, and then the next minute, it didn’t.
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