Jim Ross has added a new blog over on his official website discussing the news that he has officially retired from WWE effective September 11, 2013.

JR added, “Time flies when one is enjoying one ‘s dream job. Heck, it only took me 19 years to make it to the NFL of sports entertainment. Overnight sensation, right? So, at the age of 61, it’s time to close this chapter of my life and begin exploring new, adventures while my health is great.”

To check out the full blog by JR, click here.