Jim Ross has made his weekly appearance on Yahoo Sports Radio with Sean Penderghast. You can listen to it here. Here are highlights:
- He said that he will be at the 20th anniversary of RAW on his Twitter. He said that while he didn’t know what he would be doing, he’s happy to be there and called it a “momentous occasion.”
- He said he didn’t think anyone would guess how big RAW would get when it started, adding that there were nights when more young males watched RAW than Monday Night Football. He also said several NFL players are fans because they grew up watching.
- He was asked about CM Punk’s “pipe bomb”, which he said he “thoroughly enjoyed”. He said the interaction between Rock and Punk felt organic because they have “chemistry”. He said they are intense, prideful and want to be the best. He said that Punk is motivated and Rock is where Punk wants to be. He says that for Punk it’s a “a golden opportunity that may not come around again in his lifetime