Backstage Update On NXT TV Moving To USA Network & WWE vs. AEW

Vince McMahon Considers AEW vs. NXT A “Wrestling War,” Reason He Chose USA Network

It has been reported that WWE made a last minute and surprise decision to go with USA over FOX for NXT to the point where FOX had even told some of their affiliate stations to expect the show on FS1.

However, the main aspect of bringing NXT to live TV on Wednesday was to counter AEW and one of the key points for Vince McMahon was that FS1 was available in significantly less homes than TNT, putting NXT behind AEW from the get go.

According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, this was something McMahon “couldn’t stand for” in what in his mind is a wrestling war.

Vince reportedly noted internally to people that with wrestling fans “conditioned” to watch WWE on USA, plus being on the stronger station, it outweighed any advantage of going with FS1.

MORE BACKSTAGE NEWS & RUMORS FOR THIS WEEK

Photos: Seth Rollins & Becky Lynch Get Engaged, WWE Stars React (Updated)

EPIC VIDEO: Football Stars Re-Enact WWE Entrances In Locker Room

Jon Moxley Has Elbow Issues, Booking Changes Made: How Bad Is It?

WWE Clash Of Champions *Spoilers* For 9/15 (Updated)

WWE Launching Their Own ‘WWE Podcast Network’ (Updated)

Ronda Rousey In-Depth On Horrific Finger Injury (CRAZY X-Ray Photo)

Roman Reigns Calls Becky Lynch’s Rise In WWE A “Cinderella Story”

Maryse Tries To Teach The Miz French For WWE Promo (Hilarious Video)

Elias: “There’s A Whole Story On Edge’s SSlam Spear That Will 1 Day Be Told”

Backstage News On WWE’s Plans For Rey Mysterio’s Son To Wrestle

Sami Zayn RANTS On Spot In WWE: “Enough Is Enough”

Ronda Rousey Suffers Absolutely Disgusting Finger Injury (GRAPHIC Photos)

Jon Jones On Brock Lesnar UFC Fight Rumor: “I’d EMBARRASS Him”

Brock Lesnar Currently Making More Money Than Anyone In WWE History

Vince McMahon Not At RAW On Monday: How That Changed EVERYTHING

WWE Negotiating w/Wrestlers They’ve “Never Had Interest In” Due To AEW

WARNING: Possible WWE King Of The Ring 2019 Tournament *SPOILERS*

Report: Well-Known WWE Stars Quitting? WWE Veteran Posts Comments

Another Legendary Wrestling Personality Turns Down WWE, Signs With AEW

Big Show Recalls Undertaker Making Fun Of Him In WWE (Video)

Video: Watch Braun Strowman Leave German Interviewers SHOCKED (LOL)

The Rock Gets Married Again On Beautiful Island (Photos)

NXT TO USA NETWORK & WWE VS. AEW NEWS UPDATES

Update: Who Will Run NXT Upon Move To USA?, Backstage Changes

NXT Stars To Receive Pay Raises Due To New USA Network TV Deal

Timeline Of Exactly When WWE & NXT Stars Found Out About NXT/USA Deal

Look At Revenue Being Generated By AEW On TNT & NXT On USA Network

FOX Thought NXT/FS1 Deal Was Done, WWE Left “Egg On Their Face”

Backstage Update On Changes Coming For NXT TV On USA Network

Update On Money For NXT/USA Network Deal, More TakeOver Specials?

Vince McMahon To Skip NXT On USA Network Shows, Triple H’s Schedule

X-Pac, Gargano, Velveteen Dream & More On NXT To USA Network (Video)

John Cena, Mauro Ranallo & Others On NXT To USA Network

Chris Jericho Posts Interesting Reaction On NXT’s Move To USA Network

Triple H On NXT To USA Network: “We’re Just Getting Started!” (Video)

WWE HOF’er: NXT To USA Was NOT Done To Compete w/ AEW

Backstage Expectations For WWE vs. AEW Wednesday Night Ratings Battle

WWE Cancels NXT TV Taping, More News On Move To USA Network

Update On Plans For Commentary Team For NXT TV On USA Network

Triple H: What Exactly Move To USA Network Means For NXT (Video)

WWE Video Breaks Down NXT TV’s Upcoming Move To USA Network

WWE’s Announcement On NXT TV Moving To USA Network (Updated)

eWrestling.com Social Media Interaction

@MattBoone1984

@eWrestlingCOM

Facebook.com/eWrestlingCOM

Disqus.com/home/forums/http-ewrestling-com

Follow Us

Results

Most Popular