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Jim Ross On Why Vince McMahon Didn’t Want To Sign Randy Orton

Jim Ross recently spent some time on his "Grillin JR" podcast talking about the time WWE hired Randy Orton. According to JR, Orton was someone he had to convince Vince McMahon to hire. This was due to Vince being hesitant to sign the 3rd generation Superstar on account of...

Raven On Why Vince McMahon Didn’t Like Him

Former ECW, WCW, WWE, and TNA alumni Raven recently spoke about why he had heat with Vince McMahon. Raven was on the Scheduled for 2 Falls podcast, when he commented on the situation. "Me and Shane used to be really tight but we drifted apart. He’d go out with me...

Update On Why Vince McMahon Sent Talent Back To The Performance Center

Recently, several of the bigger male Superstars on the WWE main roster were sent for additional training at the Performance Center. Otis, Keith Lee, Dabbo Kato, Omos and Mace are now taking 2 classes per week. Adam Pearce and Drew Gulak are serving as trainers. According to a report...

EC3 Says WWE Released Him Hours After He Pitched A Storyline Idea

Former WWE Superstar EC3 recently appeared on Chris Van Vliet’s podcast. The 'One Percenter' discussed a number of topics during the interview, including the fight club concept he pitched to WWE and how the Covid-19 pandemic prevented him from requesting his release. "I was going to force her hand," EC3 began,...

CM Punk Compares Vince McMahon And UFC’s Dana White

Former WWE Superstar CM Punk has compared his former boss Vince McMahon to UFC President Dana White. Punk joined his former WWE Backstage co-host Renee Paquette on her new podcast, Oral Sessions, where he shared his opinion on the two. During the discussion, he deliberated on who he believes...

Kevin Owens Reveals Original Plans For WrestleMania 34 Bout Included Vince McMahon

Kevin Owens has opened up about original plans that were in place for WrestleMania 34. Owens teamed up with Sami Zayn, competing against Shane McMahon and Daniel Bryan. According to Owens, the match was supposed to pit him and Zayn against Shane McMahon and his father, Vince McMahon. Leading into...

Jim Ross Talks How WWE Writers Wanted To Bring In ‘Their’ Talent

WWE Hall of Famer and current AEW commentator Jim Ross recently discussed the WWE Armageddon 2000 PPV on his Grilling JR podcast. As is usual, Ross and Conrad Thompson would go through topics from that time frame, although sometimes conversations may be broader. Jim Ross was previously the Head of...

Reaction To Vince McMahon Sending Talent Back To The Performance Center

An interesting report emerged this week noting that Vince McMahon is unhappy with the in-ring work of several of WWE's larger wrestlers. According to the Wrestling Observer, “Vince McMahon threw a fit about the working ability of certain guys on the main roster, mad in particular about some of...

Vince McMahon Sending Several WWE Stars Back To The Performance Center

Vince McMahon reportedly is not pleased with the work rate of several wrestlers on the main roster. In particular, Vince is not pleased with the work of some of the company's bigger-sized wrestlers. According to a report from the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, he has ordered some wrestlers to undergo...

Jim Ross Doubles Down on AEW Retirement Comments

AEW commentator and WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross recently discussed his retirement plans on the Grilling Jr podcast. JR had made it clear recently that AEW will likely be his 'last gig' in professional wrestling. Jim Ross doubled down on those comments on his podcast this week. "I got...

Jim Cornette Says It’s “A Bummer” Watching Vince McMahon on Television

Former WWE, TNA, WCW and NWA personality Jim Cornette recently discussed Vince McMahon and his recent WWE television appearances. Mr McMahon was recently seen on the Survivor Series PPV, introducing The Undertaker for his Final Farewell in the company. Many fans and critics have noted McMahon's advanced age and look...

“Vince McMahon Doesn’t Know How to Communicate, He Only Knows How To Lie” – Ryback

Former WWE Superstar Ryback recently discussed Vince McMahon and by extension WWE's communication as a company. The Big Guy would compare WWE's communication with talent with that of a professional sports team like that in the NFL. Ryback would make the point that when you aren't performing well in a...

Details On WWE Piping In Crowd Noise At The ThunderDome

WWE came up with the idea for its ThunderDome set up over the summer and has been running shows from the Amway Center since August.  The set up gives company officials the ability to use piped-in crowd noise. Dave Meltzer reported in the latest edition of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter...

Details On How Available Vince McMahon Has Been At WWE Shows

WWE had to make various changes to its business due to the COVID-19 pandemic and that includes the attendance of Vince McMahon at shows.  Fightful Select reported today that the WWE Chairman was “stowed away in his office” on most days when they were at the WWE Performance Center. When...

Court Bauer Reveals Nixed Idea For Match Between Bret Hart & Vince McMahon

WrestleMania 22 featured a number of interesting matches such as John Cena vs. Triple H and JBL vs. Chris Benoit and one of these bouts could have been Bret Hart vs. none other than Vince McMahon. Former WWE writer and MLW founder Court Bauer was the recent guest on Talk...