Wrestling legend Ric Flair was recently hospitalized and underwent surgery for undisclosed medical issues, as he ultimately ended up on life support for a week and a half. Since, Flair has thankfully been released, this week calling in to ESPN’s The Dan Le Batard Show to discuss the incident.
During the conversation, the 68-year-old former pro athlete detailed how alcoholism has led to a number of health issues. He went so far as to admit consuming roughly 20 drinks a day during his wrestling career.
To hear Flair delve into how he wound up on life support in large part due to his drinking habits, press play above.
If you or anyone you know is battling addiction, please take the time to seek out proper help.