In 2000, after leaving WCW, Matthews joined the World Wrestling Federation (later World Wrestling Entertainment / WWE), where he became commissioner. More recently, he has been general manager of Raw, the 2008 WWE King of the Ring, and the official match coordinator for NXT Redemption in 2011. He is currently the general manager of NXT. He has achieved considerable championship success in professional wrestling, although he has never been a world champion. Throughout his career, he has won several titles, including four in WCW and 15 in WWE. He has overcome multiple drug problems as well as a major heart defect during his career, and has written an autobiography.
- Memphis Championship Wrestling Southern Heavyweight Championship
- WCW World Television Championship
- WWE World Tag Team Championship
- WWE Hardcore Championship
- WWE European Championship
- WWE Intercontinental Championship