“There’s not a spot for me” – WWE Hall of Famer says Corey Graves and Pat McAfee occupy his ideal commentary role


WWE legend JBL has opened up about probably returning to the commentary sales space within the firm. The WWE Corridor of Famer, although, feels that he does not have a spot as each SmackDown and RAW have a heel commentator.

JBL took day without work from WWE in 2006 to get well from a again harm by turning into a commentator on SmackDown. He returned to the ring till he retired for good in 2009. The previous world champion moved to the commentary sales space as soon as once more in 2012 and featured till 2017 on SmackDown.

In his most up-to-date Q&A session on his YouTube web page, JBL was requested about probably returning to commentary in WWE. JBL did not rule it out, however acknowledged that the 2 heel commentary positions are stuffed by Corey Graves and Pat McAfee in WWE.

“There’s not a spot for me. I imply, Corey Graves and Pat McAfee are the one two spots that there’s a heel commentator for, you already know? There’s SmackDown and Uncooked. I actually don’t match into the NXT mould as a result of I didn’t come by way of NXT. I feel Wade Barrett is significantly better in that function. Wade Barrett’s implausible by the best way and once I first heard he was going to probably be a commentator for them, I despatched a notice in actually recommending him as a result of I believed he’d be superior and he’s. He’s a wise man, nice voice. However all these guys are sensible guys with nice voices and terrific perception. I feel Corey and Pat and Wade do an impressive job,” stated JBL. (H/T Put up Wrestling)

JBL acknowledged that each commentators are younger and so they could not transfer away from the function anytime quickly.

Present commentators in WWE

WWE has made fairly just a few modifications to their commentary group over the previous couple of years. The RAW commentary group at present consists of Corey Graves, Byron Saxton, and former MMA commentator, Jimmy Smith.

Over on SmackDown, Michael Cole and Pat McAfee are the 2 commentators. McAfee took up the function earlier this yr after that includes in just a few completely different roles in WWE up to now.

Vic Joseph, Wade Barrett and WWE Corridor Of Famer, Beth Phoenix, care for the commentary duties on NXT.


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