The longest reigning WWE Champion in SmackDown history John "Bradshaw" Layfield announced on Friday that he will no longer be doing color commentary for SmackDown LIVE so that he can focus on his charity work with the Beyond Sport organization. Credit: WWE.com “ ” I'm probably one of the few people who's bummed about this. Whether you like JBL or not, he was the best color commentator that WWE has had in recent years. Plus, I shudder to think who they're going to replace him with; Jerry Lawler? David Otunga? God, I hope not.