Jim Ross Willing To Listen To Broadcast Offers, Possibly With MMA Or Football

Jim Ross did an interview with ChicagoNow.com to promote his one man show at the House of Blues in the Windy City on Saturday night. In it, Ross said he’s not looking to do anymore pro wrestling broadcasting but if the right opportunity arises then he will listen.

JR said he’s also willing to try Mixed Martial Arts or football and that he can be selective right now.

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Richard Reacts: Michael Cole is much improved and I am admittedly a fan of the WWE announce trio with Jerry Lawler and JBL, however, can anyone make an argument as to why Jim Ross is still not WWE’s play-by-play man? Sometimes the foolish backstage politics of the pro wrestling business baffle me and how Vince McMahon and Triple H do not see the value of a legend like Jim Ross is beyond on my comprehension. I don’t even like boxing and hearing his voice on Monday made me want to watch.

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  • Splat

    I’m not a fan of the trio any trio for that matter. I feel like it’s to many people voices and comes across like a argument on who is going to get a word in.

    • wwe stockholder 4 life

      jim ross is 62 years old. he is too old to be the “voice of wwe” in 2014.

      • Mysterion

        Jerry Lawler is 64. Your move.

  • idontevenknow

    i love JR but I don’t think even he can make American Handegg interesting.

  • Bob’s Diner

    The current commentary team in WWE are terrible. Absolutely terrible.
    Jim Ross would make for an interesting commentator in MMA; if Bellator are serious they should give Jim Ross a try