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Jeff Jarrett Talks Global Force Wrestling, Wrestle Kingdom 9 on PPV and Living in the Business

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The founder and CEO of Global Force Wrestling Jeff Jarrett joins the podcast to talk about GFW presenting New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Wrestle King 9 event airing live on pay-per-view from the Tokyo Dome on Jan. 4 with Jim Ross and Matt Striker calling the action. He also talks about what’s next for GFW including when they will start running ... Read More »

The Flagship: WWE Raw, Survivor Series, Grumpy Cat is Coming and JR is Back

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Brian and Michael return for the weekly podcast as they talk about WWE Raw from Monday night including the teams coming together for Survivor Series and Rusev being put in his place as well as the UK audience and Vince McMahon blowing up before the Smackdown taping in Liverpool. Plus, they discuss next week’s guest on Raw Grumpy Cat, Jim ... Read More »

Jim Ross Returning to Wrestling, Will Call NJPW “Wrestle Kingdom”

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After weeks of speculation and anticipation, Global Force Wrestling officially announced this morning that Jim Ross is returning to the announcing booth in wrestling and will call the NJPW “Wrestle Kingdom 9″ show on Jan. 4. Here is the press release: JIM ROSS SIGNS ON TO CALL GLOBAL FORCE WRESTLING’S PRESENTATION OF NEW JAPAN PRO WRESTLING’S “WRESTLE KINGDOM 9” ON ... Read More »

Jim Ross Talks Battlegrounds MMA Event, Bucket List and WWE

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Legendary announcer Jim Ross talks about the upcoming Battlegrounds MMA 8-man weliterweight tournament airing October 3 live on pay-per-view which he will be announcing, getting an opportunity to broadcast MMA for the first time, working with Chael Sonnen as his broadcast partner, the tournament style of the show, if he thinks he will get any negative feedback considering his wrestling background, doing ... Read More »

Jim Ross Recounts When Brock Lesnar and Vince McMahon First Met

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In his latest column at FoxSports.com, Jim Ross talks about Brock Lesnar and how he is currently being used and what could be in store for the WWE World Heavyweight Champion. Ross also tells the story of how Lesnar came into the WWE fold as well which took some patience from himself and Jerry Brisco in recruiting him and some ... Read More »

Jim Ross to Make MMA Announcing Debut

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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 ... Read More »

Twitter Reaction From WWE Monday Night Raw

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WWE Monday Night Raw took place from the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Raw was the first show since WWE Summerslam on Sunday, which featured Brock Lesnar defeating John Cena to win the WWE world heavyweight championship. Some of the highlights of Raw included an epic promo from Paul Heyman, Lesnar getting a new WWE title belt, ... Read More »

WWE Summerslam 2013 To WWE Summerslam 2014: It’s Been an Eventful Year

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When you think back to WWE Summerslam 2013 compared to where we are today on the eve on this edition, WWE Summerslam 2014 basically a year later. So much has changed in the last year it is quite remarkable. Just stop and think about all that has changed in the span of a year. Daniel Bryan at this time last ... Read More »

WWE Releases Long Time Employee

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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. ... Read More »

The Introduction Of Paul Heyman’s DVD

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The WWE titled Paul Heyman DVD, “Ladies and Gentlemen, My Name is Paul Heyman” comes out on August 5th. WrestlingDVDnews.com has released the opening of the DVD, which includes comments from the likes of Brock Lesnar, CM Punk, Edge and Jim Ross. New Paul Heyman “2 Extreme” Authentic T-Shirt Now Available at WWEShop.com! Read More »

Jim Ross Talks Ross Report, Broadcasting Opportunities, CM Punk and Future of Wrestling

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Hall of Fame announcer Jim Ross talks about his podcast “The Ross Report“, it’s success and how he has liked doing it so far, the young talent in the WWE including Roman Reigns and the direction he hopes the company takes with him on his path to the world title.  He also discusses whether or not he would be open ... Read More »

Kurt Angle Turns Down TNA Contract Offer

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Kurt Angle returned to television for TNA recently in an executive role. It was revealed in May that Angle had suffered a torn ACL and would be out for about six months. On this week’s episode of Jim Ross’ podcast, “The Ross Report”, Angle revealed that he was recently offered a new contract by TNA. The former WWE and TNA ... Read More »