The wrestling world got a sad update recently when legendary commentator Jim Ross announced he’d be stepping away from pro wrestling for a bit due to treatment for his skin cancer. The treatments will pull him away from his duties calling matches for AEW, but he’s received lots of Tony Khan, CEO of AEW, offers support. Ross received support from many wrestlers, including Dwayne, one of the most well-known wrestlers in the world. “The Rock” Johnson.
Jim Ross received encouragement from The Rock Follow us on Twitter, and it’s no surprise given their long history together in the WWE. Perhaps it’s for that reason that Rock included a somewhat cryptic message, which can be seen below.
Keep going, JR! U got this. You don’t need to be a steak eater👊🏾💪🏾November 26, 2021
I’m not sure what the meaning is in the “No steak eaters”Comment, because it seems like The Rock eats meat. Additionally, Jim Ross sells a popular BBQ sauce, and there’s no evidence of him sticking to a plant-based diet as well. This message may be confusing to some people, as it is probably a joke between friends.
Jim Ross announced his battle with skin cancer back in late October and that he’d undergo 22 radiation treatments to help treat the illness. Initially, Ross thought the treatment wouldn’t interfere with his work at AEW’s commentary desk, but obviously, the situation changed. The good news is he’s already on the road to returning, as one of those 22 treatments is already in the books.
Radiation treatment #1 is the first in the book. 21 treatments remain. 🤠 pic.twitter.com/lzJ9ca88D0November 29, 2021
Jim Ross was greeted with affection by many pro-wrestlers after his announcement. It makes sense, considering his long career in wrestling. Ross began his career in wrestling in 1974 as a referee for the NWA Tri-State territory. He then moved to commentary in 1977. Ever since, he’s been around the world of wrestling and Influence is a key factorHe works for many organizations, both behind-the scenes and on-camera. It’s not at all a stretch to say he’s one of pro wrestling’s Most influential peopleRoss is still very much alive today. This is why Mick Foley and CM Punk also sent well wishes.
Many WWE fans are eager to see Jim Ross back at the commentary desk soon. They also wonder if Dwayne will be there. “The Rock”Johnson will make a comeback to the wrestling ring. Johnson didn’t make an appearanceSurvivor Series celebrating the 25th-anniversary of His pro wrestling debut, but there’s optimism that he could make a return to wrestling at some point in the next couple of years. The goal, according to current rumors is for him. wrestle during WrestleMania in 2023, but with as far off as that is, I think it’s best just to wait and see.
Jim Ross, Dwayne “The Rock”Johnson and Johnson were both part of the WWE. Peacock Premium subscribers can view some of their most memorable moments. Hopefully, we’ll see both men back in the wrestling world soon enough!