Michael Cole Speaks on Disrespecting Chris Jericho, Whether His Wife Watches Him on TV, People Hating Him Backstage During WrestleMania 27 and More

Nick Paglino

WWE announcer Michael Cole was recently interviewed by Sam Roberts, and you can check out the entire interview in the video player below. Also included are some Cole highlight quotes:

On the backstage attitude towards him prior to his WrestleMania 27 match:

"People hated me. I was boring myself while I was walking out there."

On recently mocking a Chris Jericho segment and disrespecting him:

"What I felt bad about is that I disrespected Chris, who has obviously been in this business longer than I have. He's one of the legendary greats of all-time. More importantly than all of that, Chris is a friend of mine. Believe it or not, I felt bad. I felt bad for a number of reasons… because I didn't go to Chris and explain to him what happened, so he had to hear through the grapevine the next day. So he wasn't happy with me. We ironed things out and he's a great guy."

Cole speaks on a number of other topics including his wife only ever watching him on WWE TV one time, his match at 'Mania being longer than Daniel Bryan's, and more:

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