WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross appeared on “Inside MMA” on AXS TV last night to discuss CM Punk’s transition from pro wrestling to MMA. You can watch the appearance in full below, and the following are some highlights:
-JR says CM Punk is very serious about his MMA career, and that he is a “respectful student of MMA.” Ross says it’s now or never for Punk in MMA as he’s not getting any younger.
-As for Punk’s chances of winning in UFC, JR says he’s not sure how well Punk will do, but he does know low expectations will drive Punk to be successful. JR added Punk has a warrior’s spirit, and when it comes time to step into the Octagon, Punk will be ready.