Why Is ESPN Covering WrestleMania?
It's an unprecedented move for ESPN. As many know, pro wrestling isn't exactly real, but ESPN's coverage of it makes sense — at least for the network.By Matt Moreno | April 3, 2016
"For the first time ever, SportsCenter, ESPN is live at WrestleMania," ESPN anchor Jonathan Coachman said.
In an unprecedented move for ESPN, the network is dipping into uncharted territory — WWE coverage.
ESPN is covering WrestleMania 32 in Arlington, Texas — a move that's got casual sports fans scratching their heads and thinking "is the WWE really considered a sport?"