On Monday, WWE announcer and former ESPN analyst Jonathan Coachman was named along with well-known ESPN personalities such as Chris Berman, John Buccigross and others in a sexual harassment lawsuit by former ESPN employee Adrienne Lawrence.
For those interested, you can read the complete lawsuit documents here. For our write-up on the initial breaking news regarding the lawsuit, click here. Additionally, you can read Coachman’s lengthy statement regarding the claims here.
In a quick follow-up to the story, several outlets have reached out to WWE regarding the story, as Coachman was recently re-hired by the promotion to return as an announcer. WWE issued the following brief statement to all who reached out:
“We take these matters very seriously and are investigating.”