Jim Ross Says There Is Talk Of Having A Tournament To Crown A NXT Champion

Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website. In it, he reveals talk of holding a tournament to crown a WWE NXT Champion. Below is an excerpt:

There is talk of having a tournament to crown a NXT Champion which, if and when it is held, could create some amazing opportunities for several young athletes looking to get noticed with the hopes of making it to a Raw or Smackdown WWE roster.

Every outing at the NXT tapings is pressure packed for each talent because of all the watchful eyes looking on at the talent’s every move. The atmosphere at Full Sail University in Orlando this Thursday night should be fun as the arena seats around 500 and is an excellent setting for this unique vehicle that’s unlike any broadcast WWE produces.

Click here to read JR’s latest in its entirety.

Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta for sending the link.

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  • Callum

    One question is NXT scripted?

    • Dave

      ALL WWE programming is scripted…

    • havoc525

      Really dude? Really?

      • Ken

        Really, as a certain superstar would say.

  • Ralphus

    Great!!!! The new ECW 2.0!

    • http://www.12ozprophet.com Dangerous Lee

      No, not even close…..

  • thebops

    Might be nice if it was easily accessible via television…