— While Jim Ross is out as an announcer again, he will still be staying busy with WWE. He is still selling his BBQ products through WWE.com, and is headed to Connecticut next week to tape the next edition of the Legends Roundtable for the company. Ross also tweeted the following today: “Let’s get something straight. I hired Laurinaitis in WWE when he had NO job. I helped him prep 4 his job & I remained an EVP in another dept. I’m not going to Smackdown or PPVs. I’m done as best that I know. Might do some Roundtable type stuff. My services aren’t required weekly. 1 more time..I’m fired from wk’ly tv. Our products are still being sold at WWEshop.com because it’s good business. Thx 4 support.”
— Bobby Lashley (6-1) returns to MMA as he faces Darrill Schoonover (11-5) for the heavyweight title at Shark Fights 21 on November 11th at Fair Park Coliseum in Lubbock, TX.