It was mentioned that Mick Foley will be conducting the next WWE Network podcast featuring Shane McMahon, and not Steve Austin. It was reported that Austin's absence was the result of a prior
Austin the issue this morning on the "Steve Austin Show: Unleashed." He said he's not hosting because he's rehabbing from shoulder surgery he had to repair a torn rotator cuff, AJ and labral tear.
Austin said that he will begin working to restore his range of motion soon, but will be in a sling for the next at least. Austin also said that he was ready to travel to Baltimore for the but didn't want to risk messing up the recent operation.