Jim Ross Blog: Next NXT Star to Main Roster & Best NCAA Champ to Become a Pro Wrestler

Posted by Steve Carrier on Friday, May 10th, 2013

jim-ross-21

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has published a new blog entry on JrsBarBq.com. Here are some highlights.

The Next NXT Star To Get Called Up To WWE: Who’s the NXT big star to matriculate from developmental to a main, WWE roster? No one knows for sure. No one. Too many variables involved in the situation to adequately answer to the satisfaction of any one with an average IQ. However, @WWENXT has several young talents currently training that have a legit shot to make it to the next level. Many don’t want to hear this as it’s not as exotic a story as the” mysterious, powers that be holding someone down” theory but success is largely dependent on who one sees in their mirror. Irresponsible, young wannabe stars who keep shooting themselves in the feet aren’t gonna win any races. It’s really simple…essentially “Do Right” and devote ample time outside the facility to better prepare for what hopefully will come in time. I wonder how many DVD’s the majority of the NXT talents studied this week. Hmmm.

Best NCAA Champion To Become A Pro Wrestler: Best former NCAA Champion turned pro wrestler? Easy for me but I’m biased…the late, Jack Brisco who lost one match in college was a two time all American at Oklahoma State, National Champion and then had the mountainous task of being the NWA World Champion when the title was arguably the most prestigious in all the biz. No former NCAA Champion Wrestler traveled more miles and had more great matches than did “Handsome” Jack who is considered by any aficionado of the genre to be Rembrandt-like and the wrestling ring was his canvas. That means that I respectfully go with ‘BRISCO’ over Kurt Angle and Brock Lesnar who I both worked closely with at WWE from their star in WWE.

Hot New Photo of Maryse Wearing a Bikini in a Pool






Recent Headlines

TNA Impact Logo

Update: TNA Talents Worried Over SpikeTV & NYC Events (04/16)

 

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter The TNA tapings at the Manhattan Center will take place on June 25, June 26, and June 27. That probably … Continue reading
tna2

Ex-TNA Talent Now Working At Wal-Mart – Details (04/16)

 

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter Remember TNA talent Jesse Neal? As reported here on the website, Neil suffered multiple concussions during his time in TNA … Continue reading
undertaker2

Update: What The ‘Taker/Lesnar Referee Was Told (04/16)

 

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter Here is an update on the Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar finish from WrestleMania XXX match. Referee Chad Patton (as previously … Continue reading
Brock Lesnar

Brock Lesnar Taking Time Off + WWE Attendance #’s (04/16)

 

– As expected, Brock Lesnar is taking more time off following WrestleMania 30. He is not scheduled to work the Extreme Rules pay-per-view and many … Continue reading
triple-h

Report: Triple H Injured At WrestleMania + Mysterio Injured (04/16)

 

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter – We can now confirm that Rey Mysterio is suffering from more knee issues. He was given time off and … Continue reading
hulk-hogan

ESPN Interested In WWE Diva?, Hulk Hogan/WWE Update (04/16)

 

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter – According to sources, the ESPN Network is very interested in Renee Young and is expected to make a major … Continue reading
lana alexander rusev

Alexander Rusev/Extreme Rules Plans?, New WWE Talent (04/16)

 

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter – There are plans for Alexander Rusev to take part in a “squash match” at the WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view … Continue reading
extreme rules ppv logo

Original Extreme Rules Divas Title Plans, NXT Star Returning (04/16)

 

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter – As we reported late last night here on the website, Tamina Snuka vs. Paige for the WWE Divas title … Continue reading
vince-mcmahon-cm-punk

Backstage Update On CM Punk & WWE Inside Here (04/16)

 

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter UPDATE: As noted last week here on the website, WWE is still selling new CM Punk merchandise. The company had … Continue reading
ajstyles

AJ Styles Speaks Out – TNA Issues, WWE & More News (04/16)

 

AJ Styles recently did an interview with The Baltimore Sun. Here are some highlights: What have the past few months since you left TNA been … Continue reading
MORE POSTS