* JBL was the guy who thought of the annual ''WWE Tribute to the Troops'', lobbying until [[{{Wrestling/VinceMcMahon}} Vince McMahon]] accepted the idea.
** In ''Tribute to the Troops 2012'', this was finally acknowledged.
* His induction speech for {{Heterosexual Life Partner|s}} Wrestling/RonSimmons at the 2012 WWE Hall of Fame.