Add Jim Ross to the list of people who are criticizing WWE for how they are booking Seth Rollins as champion. The legendary commentator stated that he does not agree with the idea of having Rollins constantly losing on television. He understands the concept of the vulnerable heel champion character, but he does not feel all these losses are necessary. The same sentiment has been said by others in the industry as well.
October 14, 2015
There is a lot of wrestling available on television each week, and that has the internet wrestling community buzzing about an upcoming boom period. Jim Ross, on the other hand, doesn't think that's the case. He feels that in order for professional wrestling to get better, the shows need to be easier to understand and the creative department needs to allow the performers a lot more freedom so that they can become stars on their own.
June 8, 2015
Since he has worked in the industry and remains a big fan, Jim Ross likes to discuss things that are currently taking place on television. He is not a big fan of the train segment that TNA did on Impact Wrestling this week. Ross stated that he is a big fan of both Mickie James and James Storm, but he feels that the creative department is giving them really bad material to work with. He also mentioned that he likes where Storm is taking his character.
June 4, 2015
By now, most of you know that Chael Sonnen is going to be working with GFW when they start taping for television. The UFC star recently revealed how their business relationship came to be. He stated that Jim Ross was the person that put the two of them in contact with one another. Ross knew Sonnen was passionate about wrestling and very serious about joining the industry. Ross is also want to see Jarrett doing well with Global Force Wrestling.
May 22, 2015
Some further details have been revealed on how GFW plans on doing their television show. Jim Ross stated that the company will be taping twelve episodes which will be an hour long, something that he prefers because it allows you to focus more on the product. Then, the thirteenth episode will be a two hour finale. That is what Jeff Jarrett will be pitching to the networks. Ross stated that he would do commentary if it fits his busy schedule.
May 9, 2015
Since he happens to be the most popular professional wrestling commentator of all time, Jim Ross is a candidate for every opening in any promotion across the world. House of Hardcore is no exception. You can expect Tommy Dreamer to place a call to Ross now that he has a television deal that will enable his promotion to be seen in several countries across the globe. Earlier in the week, Ross stated that he had an interesting deal on the table.
April 16, 2015
According to the legendary commentator himself, Jim Ross has been presented with some sort of opportunity. It does involve professional wrestling, and it will enable him to be back on television. The WWE legend stated that it was too soon in the process for him to reveal any further details. Ross has long been rumored to join Jeff Jarrett in GFW, especially since the two of them worked together on that New Japan pay per view in January.
April 5, 2015
A lot of names have been speculated as being potential members of GFW when they start doing television shows. Jim Ross has had his name attached for quite some time now because he's the hottest free agent commentator in the business. The speculations about him being in negotiations with Jeff Jarrett have finally been confirmed by Ross himself. In his latest blog, he reveals that he has been talking to Jarrett about signing a contract.
March 13, 2015
While an extremely motivated Jeff Jarrett continues to work on getting a television deal for his new promotion, there have been a ton of speculations as to the details of GFW. Rumors surfaced recently that the voice of the promotion will be a very familiar one to longtime wrestling fans. It is being said that Jarrett is hoping to bring together Jim Ross and Mike Tenay as his broadcasting team. He tried teaming them up for New Japan in January.
February 26, 2015