Smackdown Gets New Theme Song, Jim Ross Remembers Curt Hennig

Nick Paglino

WWE SmackdownSmackdown Gets New Theme Song

For those who missed Smackdown this past Friday night, the show debuted a new theme song called "Born 2 Run," by the band 7Lions.

Jim Ross Remembers Curt Hennig

Yesterday, Jim Ross posted a new blog over at, remembering the late Curt Hennig. Below is a blog excerpt:

Can’t help but think about Curt Hennig aka Mr. Perfect today on the anniversary of his untimely passing. “Perfecto’ was as good a natural athlete as I’ve ever been around in the wrestling biz. Curt starting so young and wrestling so much likely contributed to his lingering back injuries as back ailments are horrific for any performer in the sports entertainment biz. Curt was also one of the funniest guys that I ever worked with on commentary and had legit, natural timing much like a guy he watched while growing up, Bobby ‘The Brain’ Heenan.

Curt truly loved life and some could argue that he loved it a little too much at times. Nonetheless I value the relationship that we had and the fun doing WWE voice overs at the Stamford, Ct studios back in the day. Chief Jay Strongbow nicknamed Curt “Dennis the Menace” because of his mischievous demeanor at times.

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