Josh Matthews Tag

WWE announcer Josh Matthews is playing up the angle of WWE being an “unsafe work environment” after he was attacked by Kane backstage at WWE SummerSlam. Matthews tweeted the following storyline-driven messages on Monday afternoon, talking about RAW and SmackDown’s General Managers needing to do something about the situation: “Just arrived to arena for #RAW, as an announcer, shouldn’t have to feel uneasy about being here. It’s my JOB to get exclusives with…” “The Superstars. Now due to gross acts of rage/anger I’m suppose to be intimidated? No one hasRead More

Posted On December 14, 2011By StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* WWE Smackdown Taping Results For 12/16

Booker T was interviewed in-ring by Josh Matthews. Says he’s ready for the match at TLC and teases returning to active competition if he wins the IC Title. Booker says he won’t be Cody’s legitimizer and Rhodes comes out and says he won’t be Booker’s opportunity at one last run. He also says Booker is not allowed to interfere in his match tonight, or else their match is off and he will petition that Booker be suspended. Cody Rhodes beat Daniel Bryan after he reversed a rollup into a rollingRead More

Posted On April 3, 2011By StaffIn News

WM27 Script Leaks: Announcing Duties Revealed, More

As previously reported, a copy of the WrestleMania 27 script has leaked and we’ve got exclusive details regarding tonight’s broadcast. WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross will call the final four matches at Wrestlemania tonight. As of the 2pm eastern time script, JR will call the Jerry Lawler vs Michael Cole match; the Undertaker vs HHH match; the 8-man tag team match; and the show-closing Cena vs Miz (with Rock involvement) WWE Title Match. Josh Matthews is scheduled to be the host of the show, along with Cole and Lawler,Read More

Posted On March 24, 2011By StaffIn News

Exclusive: Update On Wrestlemania Announcers; JR Set, More

PWMania has learned exclusively the announce team, as of this evening, for Wrestlemania 27 will be Josh Matthews and Booker T, with WWE Chairman Vince McMahon’s plan to have Jim Ross as the special announcer for the Lawler vs Cole, WWE Title, and Undertaker vs HHH main event as well. “Everything may change 100 times between now and Wrestlemania,” a key WWE insider told us this evening, “but right now Vince likes the idea of JR calling the main event and also he likes Josh Matthews and Booker getting theRead More

Posted On December 16, 2010By Owen PattersonIn News

Report: Announcer Removed From WWE Smackdown

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that WWE Smackdown announcer Todd Grisham has been removed from the Smackdown announce team and has been replaced by Josh Matthews. Furthermore, it was suggested that Grisham should try and apply for a full-time position with the Fox Soccer Channel, which is what he does part-time. Grisham had not been on Vince McMahon’s good side in the last few months, which is why Michael Cole was added to the Smackdown team.Read More