Jonathan Coachman is a sports interviewer, analyst and former professional wrestling personality. Before embarking on an announcing career in professional wrestling, Coachman was a high school basketball player.
He was previously the interim General Manager of Raw. Coachman's previous run with the company lasted nine years. He returned to the promotion in January 2018. He is also a former college basketball player, and football play-by-play announcer. He has worked closley with the Mcmahon family to keep the WWE operational and successful through the years. He has commentattaed for countlesss sporting events like college football, the XFL and professional wrestling. As WWE has a television deal with NBCUniversal, in 2018, he was named play-by-play announcer for the NBC-owned World Long Drive Championship. Coachman is also a commentator for PGA Tour Live, which is an NBC Sports Gold subscription service providing additional coverage of golf tournaments.
As of 2020, Coachman is currently signed to WWE as the pre-show host for pay-per-views.In 2009, Coachman signed with ESPN as anchor of SportsCenter. In 2012, he became the host of Coach & Company, a nationally syndicated radio program that airs on ESPN Radio. Coachman also lends his voice talents to the video games Black College Football Xperience: The Doug Williams Edition, Madden NFL 19, Madden NFL 20, and Madden NFL 21.