January 13, 2009 SHARE PWInsider.com is reporting that both Sgt. Slaughter and Ron Simmons, aka Farooq, have been released by WWE. More details on these two firings as they become available. SHARE ON FACEBOOK SHARE ON TWITTER Update On One Of Our Favorite Deadbeat Promoters WWE Releases Yet Another Referee Have a news tip? Attended an event and want to send a live report? Submit it now!