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Jerry Lawler and Jim Ross (Image: WWE)
 After the initial news report of his stroke, the most information we received came from his longtime broadcast partner Jim Ross, who tweeted, "I spoke very briefly with ⁦@JerryLawler tonight He's obviously weak, but I could understand his affected speech Jerry's prognosis is positive, but he needs all our thoughts and prayers #LoveYaKing" I spoke very briefly[...]
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Unfortunately, based on what he had to share during the latest episode of his Grilling JR podcast, there's a very good chance that wrestling announcer & executive Jim Ross ("The Steroid Trials", "The Plane Ride from Hell", "Becoming Warrior", "Brian Pillman Part One" & "Brian Pillman Part Two") will be sitting this season out. Image: Screencap "It's[...]
Jim Ross Says Stone Cold Isn't Enthusiastic About WrestleMania
 So what exactly happened?  Why were so many reputable insiders reporting a match was set, only for us to get a confrontation?  We may now have that answer and it comes from someone pretty close to the Rattlesnake himself. Image: Screencap On the newest episode of the Grilling JR Podcast, WWE Hall of Famer and current AEW Dynamite commentator Jim[...]
Who Jim Ross Says Is The Most Valuable Female Wrestler He Hired
WWE Hall of Famer and AEW lead commentator Jim Ross is a legendary and highly respected figure in the wrestling industry for many reasons, but it was his tenure as Head of Talent Relations for the then WWF in the 1990s that solidified his legacy as maybe being the greatest talent scout the industry has ever[...]
Jim Ross Makes It Clear He Is Not A Fan Of WWE's 24/7 Championship
 One person who has not won the title and doesn't seem the least bit interested in doing so is WWE Hall of Famer and current AEW commentator Jim Ross, who has made it clear that he thinks the 24/7 title is "hideous". President of the 24/7 Title Fan Club, Jim Ross Courtesy of AEW. On this past week's[...]
Jim Ross Explains What It Took To Bring Chris Jericho To WWF In 1999
WWE Hall of Famer and current AEW broadcaster Jim Ross is the man largely responsible for creating the roster for the then WWF's "Attitude Era" boom period from 1997 to 2001  The era produced the highest television ratings and revenues the wrestling industry has ever seen and it was mostly due to the "murderers row" of[...]
Jim Ross Talks About WCW Missing The Boat On Steve Austin
Jim Ross is regarded as one of the greatest minds in the history of the wrestling industry  Over his nearly 50-year career, he's seen it all and done it all, but perhaps his greatest talent is his eye for talent  He's responsible for hiring some of WWE's greatest legends of all time, including the likes[...]
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Along with Pillman, viewers learned that Nick Gage and "deathmatches," the "Collision In Korea," the Ultimate Warrior, Grizzly Smith, and Dynamite Kid will each be getting their own episode. Wrestling legend and AEW superstar Chris Jericho returns as the series' narrator for a second consecutive season- joined by an enormous cast, including Jake 'The Snake' Roberts,[...]
Jerry Lawler and Jim Ross (Image: WWE)
AEW's Jim Ross is a legendary pro wrestling announcer, maybe the greatest of all time In addition to calling AEW Dynamite with Tony Schiavone and Excalibur, Ross was the voice of WWE for years It provided commentary for some of wrestling's most memorable moments, and at WCW before that But over the last few years,[...]
Excalibur, Jim Ross, and Tony Schiavone on AEW Dynamite (Image: AEW)
The voice of legendary wrestling announcer Jim Ross may be associated with some of the most memorable moments in WWE history, but Ross no longer works for WWE, instead calling the action on the show many wrestling fans find to be superior, AEW Dynamite So if you don't mind, could you please stop tagging Ross[...]
Next week's AEW Dynamite will be live for the first time in quite a while, and it will also feature the return of legendary announced Jim Ross Ross has been absent since the first set of shows taped at Daily's Place at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, though he did call the championship match[...]
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Not WCW or WWE https://t.co/0ssgEyICe6 — Bully Ray (@bullyray5150) April 25, 2020 While that's a good point, AEW announcer Jim Ross chimed in for the win, attributing everything to Mid-South wrestling "And the catalyst for the Wild West feel of ECW was Mud South Wrestling….just my two cents," Ross tweeted. And the catalyst for the Wild West feel[...]
Most of the made guys in AEW at one point worked for WWE – even The Young Bucks and Omega. Top names like Cody, Dustin Rhodes, Chris Jericho, Jon Moxley, and Jim Ross have a great thing going: planting the seeds to grow something new Without their time in WWE, AEW wouldn't be the level of[...]
WWE Royal Rumble 2019: Bleeding Cool Ranks All 32 Rumble Matches!
Dynamite commentary from Jim Ross and Jerry Lawler only make this even more of a classic In the end, Stone Cold won, but so many people were elevated by this one that it felt important In the end, this may be the most fun Rumble match of all-time. 1- Royal Rumble 1992 (Winner: Ric Flair) WWE You knew[...]
Wrestling Legend Jim Ross Regrets Supporting Donald Trump
It's no surprise that an old-school member of the pro wrestling brotherhood like Good Ol' Jim Ross would be inclined to vote for Donald Trump for president when he ran back in 2016 Trump himself is a WWE Hall-of-Famer, whose association with the company dates all the way back to WrestleMania 4 Trump has been[...]
Presidential Election (and I wish I was joking about that one) and a chance to yell, "Live ! From New York! It's Saturday Night!" from NBC's Studio 8H. The Walking Dead: [SPOILER] Rips Into Showrunner for Mid-Season Finale Decision https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lu6gaZqaDTIVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: tws18 riggs (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lu6gaZqaDTI) Jim Ross on Hulk Hogan's WWE Return: "The Guy Paid[...]
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Now that the world is focused on driving powerful men out of their positions for sexual misconduct, is the door open for powerful men previously driven out of their positions for racist rants to return to the fold? According to WWE Hall-of-Famer Jim Ross, that may be the case. Ross spoke with Business Insider promoting his[...]
WWE's Women's Tournament To Be Called The Mae Young Classic
 We already know that the action will be called by Good Ol' Jim Ross, or at least so he believes: Hear the WWE Hall of Famer @JRsBBQ talk about #WWEUK @McGuinnessNigel & confirm he'll be calling the action for the WWE Women's Tournament pic.twitter.com/Y0QF0VKkT4 — SiriusXM Busted Open (@BustedOpenRadio) May 20, 2017 And now, we know what that[...]
Report: Big Name (SPOILER) Is Returning To WWE At Wrestlemania
Our hearts at Bleeding Cool go out to Jim Ross in the wake of this terrible tragedy. Spoilers below for WrestleMania. Bah gawd! Good ol' JR is coming back to WWE, and it's gonna be a slobberknocker! Reports from various dirt sheets say that the Hall of Famer has signed a new contract with WWE, which will commence[...]