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JR Blog: Downside of a Live SmackDown on Fridays, The Streak, More

From JR Blog: Downside of a Live SmackDown on Fridays, The Streak, More WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with a new blog on jrsbarbq.com. As always, you can purchase JR’s BBQ products on WWEshop.com. Here are some highlights from this entry: - WWE should be so lucky as UFC has been with Fox when WWE signs their new, broadcast rights deal in America of which I fully expect to...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

JR Blog: Downside of a Live SmackDown on Fridays, The Streak, More

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with a new blog on jrsbarbq.com. As always, you can purchase JR’s BBQ products on WWEshop.com. Here are some highlights from this entry: - WWE should be so lucky as UFC has been with Fox when WWE signs their new, broadcast rights deal in America of which I fully expect to be an enhanced deal with NBC/Universal which will see RAW/Smackdown stay...
Via Wrestle Scoop
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Ross Blog: Downside of a Live SmackDown on Fridays, Fallout from The Streak Ending, More

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with a new blog on jrsbarbq.com. As always, you can purchase JR’s BBQ products on WWEshop.com. Here are some highlights from this entry: - WWE should be so lucky as UFC has been with Fox when WWE signs their new, broadcast rights deal in America of which I fully expect to be an enhanced deal with NBC/Universal which will see RAW/Smackdown stay...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

JR Blogs – ‘Taker’s Streak Ending, WWE’s Cable TV Deal, More

The following are highlights from WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross’ latest blog: On where he feels WWE will end up on cable TV: “WWE should be so lucky as UFC has been with Fox when WWE signs their new, broadcast rights deal in America of which I fully expect to be an enhanced deal with NBC/Universal which will see RAW/Smackdown stay where they currently are. I do think that USA Network...
Via PWS Entertainment
April 27, 2014  |  Discuss

USA Today Covers Steve Austin, JR/FOX Sports Projects

– USA Today picked up Steve Austin coming out in support of gay marriage on his podcast. You can checkout the article at this link. – WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross posted the following on Twitter, discussing his new project for FOX Sports… Did narration today for @FOXSports1 TV feature that's airing Monday night on the boxing son of the late Tommy Morrison. More details soon...
Via WZR Online
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

USA Today Covers Steve Austin, JR/FOX Sports Projects

– USA Today picked up Steve Austin coming out in support of gay marriage on his podcast. You can checkout the article at this link. – WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross posted the following on Twitter, discussing his new project for FOX Sports… Did narration today for @FOXSports1 TV feature that's airing Monday night on the boxing son of the late Tommy Morrison. More details soon...
Via PWS Entertainment
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Young Update, JR Does Work on FOX Sports Special, Austin

From Darren Young Update, JR Does Work on FOX Sports Special, Austin - Longtime WWE referee Jimmy Korderas is the latest guest on Steve Austin’s podcast. You can listen at this link. - Jim Ross noted on Twitter that he did narration yesterday for a FOX Sports feature that airs Monday night on the boxing son of the late Tommy Morrison. - Darren Young tweeted the following injury...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Young Update, JR Does Work on FOX Sports Special, Austin

- Longtime WWE referee Jimmy Korderas is the latest guest on Steve Austin’s podcast. You can listen at this link. - Jim Ross noted on Twitter that he did narration yesterday for a FOX Sports feature that airs Monday night on the boxing son of the late Tommy Morrison. - Darren Young tweeted the following injury update on Wednesday: “Therapy is going well. I’m walking and I...
Via Wrestle Scoop
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Injury Update on Darren Young, Jim Ross Does Work on FOX Sports Special, Austin & Korderas

- Longtime WWE referee Jimmy Korderas is the latest guest on Steve Austin’s podcast. You can listen at this link. - Jim Ross noted on Twitter that he did narration yesterday for a FOX Sports feature that airs Monday night on the boxing son of the late Tommy Morrison. - Darren Young tweeted the following injury update on Wednesday: “Therapy is going well. I’m walking and I...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Young Says He's Kicking Rehab's Ass, Jim Ross Does Work on FOX Sports Special, More

- Darren Young tweeted the following injury update on Wednesday: "Therapy is going well. I'm walking and I'm able to bend my knee more and more everyday. I'm kickin rehab's ass! #nodaysoff #recovery" - Longtime WWE referee Jimmy Korderas is the latest guest on Steve Austin's podcast. You can listen at this link. - Jim Ross noted on Twitter that he...
Via Ring Side News
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Stick and Move: Boxing radio show and Mitchell-Arreola heavyweight preview

Listen below to our latest episode of our Stick and Move boxing radio show, as our expert panel discusses all the latest news in the Sweet Science.  In this show, we will: Recap last week's Mares-Gonzalez bout Recap last week's Leo Santa Cruz bout Preview this weekend's Mitchell v. Arreola heavyweight clash Play our one-on-one audio interviews with promoter Bob...
Via The Daily Sports Herald
September 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Former WBO heavyweight Tommy Morrison has passed away at the age of 44

According to an ESPN report, former WBO heavyweight Tommy Morrison passed away on Sunday evening.  He was just 44 years old. Morrison’s wife, Trisha, was by his side when he [...]
Via 5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Tommy Morrison dies at 44, ending long struggle

Tommy Morrison died late Sunday night, ending a long struggle and his controversial, hotly-debated story. The former Heavyweight titlist was 44 years old. Morrison was once one of the rising stars in the sport, and seemed destined to be a prominent force in the division for years to come thanks to his marketability and his potential. Then, his career was all but over in an instant...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Tommy Morrison, Tommy ‘The Machine’ Gun, AIDS And The Death Of A Complicated Champion

(Ed’s note: Tommy Morrison passed away on Monday, and two of the scribes on TSFJ penned reflections on the troubled former heavyweight champion. Paul Navarro and Jason Clinkscales discuss the life of “The Duke.”) Tommy “The Duke” Morrison died yesterday at the age of 44. He may have been the best white American heavyweight of […]The post Tommy Morrison, Tommy ‘The Machine’...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Column: The short, sad life of Tommy Morrison

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By TIM DAHLBERG AP Sports Columnist Tommy Morrison was just a few hours away from a comeback bout that was supposed to lead him to Mike Tyson when he got the news inside the crowded casino at the MGM Grand hotel. Chances are he already knew what was coming. A few days earlier he had refused to take a blood test mandated by Nevada boxing authorities, citing...
Via Fox Sports
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Tommy Morrison couldn’t knockout his demons

Former WBO heavyweight titleholder Tommy Morrison passed away late Sunday night at the age of 44 at a hospital in Omaha, Nebraska. After testing positive for HIV in 1996, Morrison (49-3-1, 44KOs) last exited the squared circle in February 2008 with a third round TKO victory over Matt Weishaar. Despite battling the life-threatening disease for nearly 18 years, Morrison’s family...
Via Sports by Colin
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Tommy Morrison dies at 44

Former heavyweight champion boxer and actor Tommy Morrison died on Sunday night at the age of 44. TMZ says Morrison had been in the hospital for several months battling an illness. He died in a Nebraska hospital with his wife by his side. Morrison went 48-3-1 in his professional boxing career. Most of his fights […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

A Tribute to Tommy Morrison

"The Duke", one of the most impressive boxing champs of our generation has passed away.
Via Gunaxin Sports
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

RIP Tommy Morrison, dead at 44.

Tommy Morrison, former WBO heavyweight champion and star of Rocky V passed away in Nebraska yesterday, so in honor of the late, great boxer, we choose not to mention his lifestyle and questionable decisions, and simply pay homage with a highlight and kind words from his close friend Tony Holden: “If Tommy was fighting today, he no doubt would be a world champion,” Holden said...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Tommy Morrison Dies At 44

It all started off kinda like this... And, then, Tommy Morrison parlayed the movie role into being a heavyweight contender and even holding the WBO title... But Morrison tested positive for HIV in 1996 before a fight with Arthur Weathers. From that moment forward, he denied having HIV and also challenged the existence of the virus claiming everything from government conspiracy...
Via Online Sports Guys
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Today in Sports History – Boxer Tommy Morrison Dies at Age 44

Earlier today, it was confirmed that former heavyweight champion Tommy Morrison passed away. Morrison, who co-starred in “Rocky V” and had his career cut short when he tested positive for HIV, was only 44. After two wins in 1993, including one over two-time world title challenger Carl “The Truth” Williams, Morrison found himself fighting for the WBO title again, against...
Via Metta Chronicles
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Boxer Tommy Morrison dies at age 44

Tommy Morrison a former WBO Champ who gained fame by beating the legendary George Foreman in the early 90′s died late Sunday night at the age of 44. At this point it remains undetermined how Morrison (who tested positive for HIV back in 1996) died however Doghouse Boxing is reporting that the boxer died of […]
Via The Majors National
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Heavyweight boxer Tommy Morrison Dead at the Age of 44

Tommy Morrison dead: The boxing world has lost a former champion. After a long battle with HIV former heavyweight Tommy Morrison has passed away. He was 44. The cause of death has been reported as respiratory and metabolic acidosis and multiple organ failure. Morrison may be more known for his Hollywood ties than for his work in the ring. His nickname during his...
Via FatManWriting
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-boxing champ Morrison dies at 44

Tommy Morrison, a former heavyweight champion who gained fame for his role in the movie ''Rocky V,'' has died. He was 44. Morrison's former manager, Tony Holden says his longtime friend died Sunday night at a Nebraska hospital. The family would not disclose the cause of death. Morrison tested positive for HIV in 1996. In 1993, Morrison beat George Foreman to...
Via Fox Sports
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-boxing champ Morrison dies at 44

Tommy Morrison, a former heavyweight champion who gained fame for his role in the movie ''Rocky V,'' has died. He was 44.
Via FOXSports.com
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss
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