Brian Fritz of Sporting News and Jonathan Snowden of The Bleacher Report are featuring interviews with broadcaster Mauro Ranallo signing with WWE to become the new voice of Smackdown in 2016.

Ranallo told Sporting News that he was contacted by Michael Cole around a month and a half ago and revealed to The Bleacher Report that he’s currently on the road with WWE preparing for his Smackdown debut in a few weeks when the show moves to the USA Network.

You can check out the interviews with Ranallo at the links below.

SportingNews.com: Veteran MMA announcer Mauro Ranallo lands dream job on WWE ‘SmackDown’

BleacherReport.com: Exclusive: New WWE Announcer Mauro Ranallo on the Future of SmackDown