FOX & WWE to Promote NXT Heavily in Battle Against AEW on TNT


— Even though it has yet to be announced, WWE moving NXT to FS1 is expected to begin in October and air in the 8-10 PM ET time slot on Wednesdays, running directly head-to-head with AEW on TNT. According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, WWE and FOX pretty much agreed to this back in the late June or early July timeframe but have waited to announce anything pending the AEW on TNT news.

— Right now, the idea is to run the two-hour show live as opposed to being taped while cycling in main roster talent on as needed basis. It’s unclear though if the show will continue to be taped at Full Sail University or whether they will move from city to city. FOX is expected to heavily promote the NXT on FS1 show on Smackdown and WWE may advertise it on Raw as well due to the big stakes at play in the battle against AEW.

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