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James Mitchell: ‘Russo Told Me Why I Was Fired From TNA!’

– The next live event from ROH will be the October 25th TV tapings in Lakeland, FL. – James Mitchell has posted on Facebook about a conversation he had with Vince Russo, who revealed to him why he was probably fired from TNA. He wrote: “NOW IT CAN BE TOLD. During a recent conversation with former WWE and TNA head writer, Vince Russo on Vince Russo’s Pyro & Ballyhoo, I...
Via WZR Online
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Mitchell: ‘Russo Told Me Why I Was Fired From TNA!’

James Mitchell has posted on Facebook about a conversation he had with Vince Russo, who revealed to him why he was probably fired from TNA. He wrote: “NOW IT CAN BE TOLD. During a recent conversation with former WWE and TNA head writer, Vince Russo on Vince Russo’s Pyro & Ballyhoo, I asked him to explain to me how the decision was made in TNA creative to fire me, when I was...
Via TNA Wrestling News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

TNA News: James Mitchell Reveals Why He Was Fired From TNA

James Mitchell posted a conversation he recently had with Vince Russo, clearing up why James was fired from TNA. Despite getting huge heat from the crowd as a heel, James was fired in 2008 because Dixie didn’t like the character. “NOW IT CAN BE TOLD During a recent conversation with former WWE and TNA head writer, Vince Russo on Vince Russo’s Pyro & Ballyhoo, I asked...
Via Wrestling News Depot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

James Mitchell Reveals Recent Conversation He Had with Vince Russo

- Former ECW, WCW, and TNA manager James Mitchell posted the following on Facebook about a recent conversation he had with Vince Russo: “NOW IT CAN BE TOLD During a recent conversation with former WWE and TNA head writer, Vince Russo on Vince Russo’s Pyro & Ballyhoo, I asked him to explain to me how the decision was made in TNA creative to fire me, when I was clearly a good...
Via Wrestle Scoop
3 days ago  |  Discuss

James Mitchell Reveals Recent Conversation He Had with Vince Russo About Dixie Carter

- Former ECW, WCW, and TNA manager James Mitchell posted the following on Facebook about a recent conversation he had with Vince Russo: "NOW IT CAN BE TOLD During a recent conversation with former WWE and TNA head writer, Vince Russo on Vince Russo’s Pyro & Ballyhoo, I asked him to explain to me how the decision was made in TNA creative to fire me, when I was clearly...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

James Mitchell Reveals Recent Conversation He Had with Vince Russo About Dixie Carter

Former ECW, WCW, and TNA manager James Mitchell posted the following on Facebook about a recent conversation he had with Vince Russo: “NOW IT CAN BE TOLD During a recent conversation with former WWE and TNA head writer, Vince Russo on Vince Russo’s Pyro & Ballyhoo, I asked him to explain to me how the decision was made in TNA creative to fire me, when I was clearly a good...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

James Mitchell Reveals Recent Conversation He Had with Vince Russo About Dixie Carter

Former ECW, WCW, and TNA manager James Mitchell posted the following on Facebook about a recent conversation he had with Vince Russo: "NOW IT CAN BE TOLD During a recent conversation with former WWE and TNA head writer, Vince Russo on Vince Russo’s Pyro & Ballyhoo, I asked him to explain to me how the decision was made in TNA creative to fire me, when I was clearly a...
Via Ring Side News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Eric Bischoff Discusses Vince Russo’s Obsession With Ratings

Eric Bischoff recently spoke with Alternative Nation for part two of his interview. Check out the highlights… On Vince Russo & Glenn Gilbertti saying monitoring minute by minute ratings are important, and that talking segments outdraw wrestling matches: “There’s a saying you may have heard many times before, it would be good to revisit it as we venture into this topic:...
Via WZR Online
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Bischoff Discusses Russo’s Obsession With Ratings

Eric Bischoff recently spoke with Alternative Nation for part two of his interview. Check out the highlights… On Vince Russo & Glenn Gilbertti saying monitoring minute by minute ratings are important, and that talking segments outdraw wrestling matches: “There’s a saying you may have heard many times before, it would be good to revisit it as we venture into this topic:...
Via TNA Wrestling News
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Update on Reasons Behind Spike TV Dropping TNA Impact Wrestling

Regarding TNA’s ongoing TV negotiations, networks are leery on the TNA product not just because it’s pro wrestling but because it has the negative stigma of being a product that Spike TV dropped, even when the ratings weren’t that bad. It was said that networks are wondering what is the catch and why would Spike drop a PROGRAM that was drawing between 1 million and 1.4 million...
Via cheap-heat
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: New TV Networks Skeptical About Signing TNA

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter Several new networks are reportedly “skeptical” about signing TNA to a contract because of a negative stigma associated with wrestling at the moment. The fact that Spike TV dropped the show, even with decent ratings, is also hurting TNA’s negotiations. Networks have questioned why Spike would cancel a show that brings in between a million...
Via TNA Wrestling News
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report on Spike Not Having Faith In TNA Officials, Another Issue

- Regarding TNA’s ongoing TV negotiations, networks are leery on the TNA product not just because it’s pro wrestling but because it has the negative stigma of being a product that Spike TV dropped, even when the ratings weren’t that bad. It was said that networks are wondering what is the catch and why would Spike drop a program that was drawing between 1 million and 1.4 million...
Via Wrestle Scoop
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report on Spike Not Having Faith In TNA Officials, Another Issue with Ongoing TV Negotiations

- Regarding TNA's ongoing TV negotiations, networks are leery on the TNA product not just because it's pro wrestling but because it has the negative stigma of being a product that Spike TV dropped, even when the ratings weren't that bad. It was said that networks are wondering what is the catch and why would Spike drop a program that was drawing between 1 million and...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report on Spike Not Having Faith In TNA Officials, Another Issue with Ongoing TV Negotiations

Regarding TNA’s ongoing TV negotiations, networks are leery on the TNA product not just because it’s pro wrestling but because it has the negative stigma of being a product that Spike TV dropped, even when the ratings weren’t that bad. It was said that networks are wondering what is the catch and why would Spike drop a program that was drawing between 1 million and 1.4 million...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report on Spike Not Having Faith In TNA Officials, Another Issue with Ongoing TV Negotiations

- Regarding TNA's ongoing TV negotiations, networks are leery on the TNA product not just because it's pro wrestling but because it has the negative stigma of being a product that Spike TV dropped, even when the ratings weren't that bad. It was said that networks are wondering what is the catch and why would Spike drop a program that was drawing between 1 million and...
Via Ring Side News
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE News: Kurt Angle Talks Recent Talks With Vince McMahon, HHH’s Real Role, TNA, HOF, More

AlternativeNation.net has a new in-depth interview with Kurt Angle where he talks about retirement, his next contract, recently connecting with Vince McMahon, Jeff Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling, Eric Bischoff, Vince Russo and more. The full interview can be found at this link. Below are some highlights: When he will retire: “I can’t really say who I’m going with yet or...
Via Wrestling News Depot
21 days ago  |  Discuss

“Russo Books Raw” Debuts – Vince Russo Books Raw Following WWE Night Of Champions PPV

Vince Russo has just released a newly weekly feature on his website called "Russo Books Raw" as part of his new "Dear Vince Project." The idea is that prior to Raw each week, Russo will give his creative opinion on how the show should be booked. Russo's first feature came off the heels of Sunday's Night of Champions pay-per-view, giving him a clean...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
26 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE News: Vince Russo Releases “How He Would Book RAW”

Vince Russo released his weekly segment for his #AskVince in which he details how he would have booked this weeks RAW. Check out s free sample of his views below:   “My system in booking RAW is going to be as follows: Following every pay-per-view, I am going to lay out a general direction for not only the following night’s RAW, but where I would go leading up to the next...
Via Wrestling News Depot
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Russo Reveals How He Would Have Booked RAW

Vince Russo sent along the following … VINCE RUSSO BOOKS RAW – 9/22/2014 As part of his new “Dear Vince Project”, www.dearvinceproject.com, Vince Russo has just released a new weekly feature called “Russo Books Raw”. Every week, prior to RAW airing that night, Russo will offer his opinions and suggestions on where WWE should go creatively. Coming off the heels of last...
Via TNA Wrestling News
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Russo Reveals How He Would Have Booked RAW

Vince Russo sent along the following … VINCE RUSSO BOOKS RAW – 9/22/2014 As part of his new “Dear Vince Project”, www.dearvinceproject.com, Vince Russo has just released a new weekly feature called “Russo Books Raw”. Every week, prior to RAW airing that night, Russo will offer his opinions and suggestions on where WWE should go creatively. Coming off the heels of last...
Via WZR Online
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Russo To Write RAW Scripts For ‘#DearVince’

Vince Russo sent along the following … Last night, Vince Russo officially kicked off the #DearVince campaign on his website at www.PyroAndBallyhoo.com, and he is giving YOU a platform to make your voice heard by Vince McMahon, Stephanie McMahon, Triple H, and the entire WWE Universe. Wrestling fans have become increasingly jaded and bored with the current WWE product and the lack...
Via TNA Wrestling News
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Russo Sends Message to Vince McMahon, Flair Update, NXT

- Below is video of Vince Russo sending another open message to Vince McMahon about the quality of WWE TV lately. Russo says the fans deserve a change. – It was reported on Friday that WWE released NXT wrestlers Kendall Skye and Troy McClain. Their departures were made official as both talents have been removed from the NXT roster page on WWE’s website. – Ric Flair was released...
Via Wrestle Scoop
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Vince Russo Sends Open Message to Vince McMahon, Ric Flair Update, NXT Releases

- Below is video of Vince Russo sending another open message to Vince McMahon about the quality of WWE TV lately. Russo says the fans deserve a change. - It was reported on Friday that WWE released NXT wrestlers Kendall Skye and Troy McClain. Their departures were made official as both talents have been removed from the NXT roster page on WWE's website. - Ric Flair...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Vince Russo Booking Raw Every Week On His Website, Reveals “Dear Vince” Project

Since Vince Russo parted ways with TNA over the summer, he has remained vocal on both the TNA and WWE products on his website, pyroandballyhoo.com. Recently, he penned an open letter to Vince McMahon, Stephanie McMahon, and Triple H regarding the state of the WWE product. In the video below, former WWE writer Vince Russo sends another open letter to WWE Chairman Vince McMahon. Russo...
Via Wrestling News Depot
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Vince Russo Announces Dear Vince Project

Vince Russo released a video on YouTube announcing the launch of the “Dear Vince Project.” You can watch Russo’s video on the new movement below. The video is addressed to WWE’s Vince McMahon, asking for change and improvement for WWE’s TV product. Russo encourages fans to help change Raw with the hashtag #DearVince with their suggestions and tips to make Raw Better. Russo...
Via WZR Online
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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