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Reason Why Jonathan Coachman Didn’t Return to WWE

There were reports this year that Jonathan Coachman was set to return to WWE in the summer on a part-time basis while maintaining his job with ESPN. The speculation was that he would be hosting a SportsCenter type program on WWE Network. Coachman himself even teased an announcement about working with WWE again. Ultimately, it was not to be. In June, Coach indicated on Twitter that...
Via Ring Side News
September 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Coachman No Longer Returning to Work with WWE Again?

- We noted earlier this year that former WWE announcer and current ESPN anchor Jonathan Coachman would be working with WWE in some capacity this summer, possibly on the WWE Network or some kind of involvement at SummerSlam. Coachman himself even teased an announcement about working with WWE again. The report was that Coachman would be staying with ESPN but was going to be doing some...
Via Wrestle Scoop
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonathan Coachman tells story of the best prank Vince McMahon ever pulled on him

Former WWE announcer and current ESPN anchor Jonathan Coachman recently took part in an extensive interview with in which he told a story about a cruel but hilarious prank that Vince McMahon played on him. Here is an excerpt from his interview: Q: I’ve heard a rumor about Vince McMahon playing a prank on you that involved cops. It was published in one of the...
Via Ring Kings
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Jonathan Coachman On Why He Left WWE Plus His Return

Jonathan Coachman recently spoke with He went on to explain why he left the WWE in the first place and why he is now returning to the WWE. It is always interesting to hear what a former employee of the WWE reminisces on old memories. This interview also provides context to our own interview that we had with Coachman a while ago. Here’s the interview below...
Via Wrestling News Depot
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Jonathan Coachman and WWE Close to a Deal

Jonathan Coachman is known for his hilarious interviews with The Rock, henchmen to various authority figures and for being Raw’s general manager at one point. WWE fans fondly remembers him for those things and many felt bummed when he departed from the WWE to enter the next chapter of his life and career.   He has been working for ESPN since leaving the WWE. Back in February...
Via Wrestling News Depot
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE’s Next Beyond The Ring, Update on Coachman, JBL & Cole

- The latest JBL & Michael Cole radio show is now online at this link. In this episode they discuss the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Crimea, Michael Vick and more. - As noted yesterday, former WWE announcer Jonathan Coachman told fans on Twitter that he has a WWE-related announcement coming in the next month and it has to do with something happening this summer. It...
Via Wrestle Scoop
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Former WWE Talent Tease Possibly Returning

(Credit: wrestlingrumors) Former WWE personality, Jonathan Coachman, took to Twitter today hinting at a Wrestling related announcement: Hey all you @wwe fans. Have a really cool announcement in the next month or so about something happening this summer. Stand by. — Jonathan Coachman (@TheCoachESPN) March 25, 2014 Coachman left WWE in 2008 to work for ESPN following almost ten years...
Via Ring Kings
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Former WWE Announcer Jonathan Coachman Posts Teaser for WWE-Related Announcement

Former WWE announcer Jonathan Coachman, who now works for ESPN, posted a teaser on Twitter this afternoon that has fans speculating on a return to the company or possibly some role at SummerSlam. He tweeted the following: “Hey all you @wwe fans. Have a really cool announcement in the next month or so about something happening this summer. Stand by.” Big Post-WrestleMania Feud...
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonathan Coachman Reveals His Most Memorable Hulk Hogan Moment (Hilarious!)

Jonathan Coachman joined The Bower Show on 97.9 ESPN out of Hartford, CT today to discuss a myriad of subjects. During the interview, news broke that Hogan was returning to the WWE. This prompted the crew to ask Coachman about his favorite Hulk Hogan moment and it’s pretty damn funny. Another great point of the interview is where “The Coach” reveals the moment of his career...
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Johnathan Coachman talks about his time with the WWE

Current ESPN announcer and former WWE announcer Jonathan Coachman spoke with and says he was held back because of his time with WWE: “It really held me back for a while. There were certain people (ESPN executives) that were fearful of some negative backlash that they hired a guy best known for wrestling. It was frustrating. I knew where I should be, at and I knew...
May 13, 2012  |  Discuss
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