Breaking News: WWE Releases An Announcer

Nick Paglino

WWE has announced the company will not be renewing the contract of ring announcer Justin Roberts, and he has been released from the company effective immediately. The following has been posted on WWE.com:

WWE has chosen to not exercise its option to renew ring announcer Justin Roberts’ contract. Effective immediately, Roberts is released from WWE.

WWE wishes him the best in all his future endeavors.

The announcement came just after Roberts posted the following photo of him and Evander Holyfield at Raw tonight. Roberts had been with WWE since 2002:

 

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Standing with @EvanderHolyfield @ ringside tonight in Atlanta, GA where WWE #RAW will go live on USA in 10 minutes!! This crowd is READY! Are you??

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