He made his professional debut in 1990, and is best known for his time in WCW and WWE.
He was trained at Johnny Rodz' New York wrestling school.
He twice won the WCW United States Heavyweight Championship.
He was married to Rose Azzolino from 1987-2004, and had two children with her; he then married Lacey Storey in 2004, and has a child with her.
In 2007 he was "fired" from WWF by Vince McMahon.