Jim Ross on Twitter: “Play-By-Play in WWE’s Dead”

Nick Paglino

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross posted the following set of Tweets earlier today:

"Found out about mexico city late Thursday. Not happy to miss OU game but EVP talent & Co could care less. Nice way 2 go out on wk'ly TV."

"I'm under contract to wwe. Well paid by team I helped build. Quitting for me not an option. Those that suggest such I feel for."

"Do I like Raw GM silliness? No. If inclined could I handle that role? Sure. Am I interested? Nope."

"Leaving Mexico City. Mon's Raw could well be my last but who really knows? John L & his higher ups know. Hope u tune into Raw Mon nite."

"4 the record, play by play in WWE's dead. Funkhauser,the GM, enforces 'story telling' on Raw. Holds don't exist. WWE board needs counseling."

"If Laurinaitis & his corporate cronies feel Cole is the 'voice of Raw' then they are more out of touch than I thought. Fans want wrestling."

"Funkhauser/ Raw GM is available for speaking engagement for schools for the hearing impaired. Contact @CMPunk 4 more info. This is too easy."

"When announcers speak of something. TOTALLY unrelated 2 what viewers are seeing on TV screen it's disconnect. Does GM&cronies not get that?"

"The naive fan thinks some announcers can solve perceived WWE broadcast issues. News flash…THEY CAN'T. Announcers being 'Funkhausered'."

"Note to Laurinaitis & peer hungry cronies: over mgmt of all broadcasters akin to putting a bit in a horse's mouth. It's all about control."

"Funkhauser, hello. Doing English speaking, in ring promos to Spanish speaking audience=no reaction. Duh. Oh, wait my bad, WWE's 'global.'

"My financial status isn't anyones business. I know the drill for me in OKC. I'm a big boy & realistic. Raw is a tv show not my life."

"I can assure anyone who cares or thinks they need to know the dirt. I have zero booking ahead for WWE weekly or PPVs. Believe what u choose."

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