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JIM ROSS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Jim Ross to Make MMA Announcing Debut

Jim Ross has been talking for a while now on his website and Twitter that he would like the chance to broadcast MMA.  Well, he’s getting his chance. JR will be on the call for the “Battlegrounds MMA” event that will air live on pay-per-view from Tulsa, Oklahoma on October 3.  His broadcast partner for the one night, eight-man welterweight tournament will be none other than...
Via Between The Ropes
14 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE Releases Long Time Employee

It has been reported by PWInsider.com and F4WOnline.com that long time WWE employee Mark Yeaton has been released from the company. Yeaton has been with company for decades and was the ringside timekeeper and bell ringer in that time. Other duties that Yeaton had in WWE included ordering and maintaining materials WWE used for the rings and other travel duties. PWInsider also reports...
Via Between The Ropes
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: Paul Heyman’s new DVD opening

I have a quick confession to make guys. I honestly cannot remember the last DVD I purchased. I’m not trying to be all hip here and tell you guys that it’s because I’ve converted to Blu-Ray either. There’s just so much great live MMA and pro wrestling content (plus Netflix) that I just don’t see any reason to buy more clutter that I’m never going to use. So I kind of found...
Via Fight Booth
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Kurt Angle turns down TNA Wrestling offer

The TNA Wrestling roster continues to bleed as the promotion’s biggest stars exit stage right in 2014. It appears that the next man up is Kurt Angle. Angle’s deal is coming due in a few months and if it were up to him we will all be seeing him at WrestleMania 31.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Dixie Carter Takes Jab At Jim Ross

TNA President Dixie Carter was last seen on Thursday’s edition of Impact Wrestling. Carter is currently feuding with Bully Ray on the show. It seems like though that Carter is trying to start a feud with someone not even involved with TNA. A fan on Twitter, whose account is a parody of WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross took a swipe at Carter. It's official, Chris Sabin is gone from...
Via Between The Ropes
May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

An evening with Jim Ross NYC review

WWE Hall of Fame play-by-play announcer good old JR, Jim Ross, performed his one-man show in New York City this past weekend. Ross held two shows; one was advertised at 4pm and the other at 8pm. I attended the so-called 4pm show and overall really enjoyed everything Ross had to say.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Ross talks WWE past and present, dub videos

Via msn.foxsports.com
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Ross Feels Hulk Hogan Should Go Back To The WWE

Jim Ross frequently writes a blog on his website JRsbarbq.com discussing various pro wrestling and UFC topics. The WWE Hall of Famer brought up the topic of Hulk Hogan and why it would be best for “The Hulkster” to return to the WWE. “I have no dog in the hunt and nor do I know any insider “dirt” but for my two cents Hulk Hogan would be better off re-signing with WWE in...
Via Between The Ropes
October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Jim Ross blasts WWE 50/50 booking

It didn’t take long for Jim Ross to start offering up some objective criticism to WWE booking. Ross recently posted a blog blasting the WWE’s booking philosophy, specifically taking the company to task for its 50/50 booking style.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
October 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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WWE wants cut NFL players

In a recent interview, Jim Ross says the WWE is actively looking at players who have been cut from NFL teams to fill out the WWE roster. 

Via The Victory Formation
May 22, 2013  |  Discuss
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