WWE The Bump during which he revealed he almost ended up joining WCW to be part of nWo, but Virgil took his spot.
"I was working on a contract deal with them to come in,” The Godfather confessed. “I thought that we had come to an arrangement and then all of a sudden, I’m calling them and they’re not calling me back. I’m calling this one, I’m not going to mention any names, I’m calling this guy, he’s not calling me back, he’s not calling me back. All of a sudden I turn on the show and I see Virgil in my spot that they were talking about me doing. It was a good thing. Ron Simmons told me don’t go there in the first place."