Can NXT Beat AEW In The Ratings? - Wednesday Night War Preview

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  • Published: 09 October 2019
  • Adam Wilbourn and the Dadley Boyz preview tonight's Wednesday Night War between NXT and AEW...

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Comments • 168

  • Givejordr
    Givejordr  1 weeks back

    As someone who watches AEW and NXT back to back, and has watched Raw, Nxt,and smackdown consistently forever...... why are they so into live tv ratings?

    • Davon Griffin
      Davon Griffin  2 weeks back

      Hell no nxt can’t 😝😝😝😝

      • Chris Rock
        Chris Rock  2 weeks back

        NXT FTMFW

        • Jesus Soltero
          Jesus Soltero  2 weeks back

          Vince isn't planning for NXT to beat AEW in the ratings. He just wants less people to watch AEW on Wednesday nights. It doesn't make sense to think that a developmental brand whose majority of talent are unknowns will try to compete with the main brand of another. It's just a plan to lower the number of people who watch AEW, which is actually kind of genius.

          • BB Gee
            BB Gee  2 weeks back

            you love views too much....just adding fuckin Dark matches to lengthen the show is making NXT a WEAKER product..and you all must see that....so do you take your subs for dickheads yeah I think ya'll do.... FOH NXT is getting shittier and Shitter...Pick a fuckin side dickheads and build up AEW...

            • Kim 77
              Kim 77  2 weeks back

              NOT IN A NY MINUTE!!!!!! LMFAO (Look at the ratings!)

              • Zeus
                Zeus  2 weeks back

                Um, it's already beating it in the ratings and it just started. Also, ratings don't really matter in this business. It's all about merch and aew doesn't have shit. Stop hoping another company will best wwe because it won't.

                • That one time drake was on SNL

                  Remember, whenever ratings begin to fall, just do what Vince Russo did: PUT IT ON A POLE!

                  • Danny jones
                    Danny jones  2 weeks back

                    Just in aew won🤣week ✌🏽

                    • The Art Of Eating
                      The Art Of Eating  2 weeks back

                      Aew is great but they will never be able to be wwe 🤷🏿‍♂️

                    • Terentius Brunneis
                      Terentius Brunneis  2 weeks back

                      AEW KILLED NXT LAST NIGHT
                      Moxley looks better then ever, cant wait to see him and Omega go at it

                      • Erik Nelson
                        Erik Nelson  2 weeks back

                        Nope. AEW was awesome.

                        • HELLBOY
                          HELLBOY  2 weeks back

                          Where can i stream or waych aew dont have acess to a tv this dynamite tonight

                          • HELLBOY
                            HELLBOY  2 weeks back

                            @Dzul Hakimie iit says its not available in my territory i live in California

                          • Dzul Hakimie
                            Dzul Hakimie  2 weeks back

                            Fite

                        • The God-Os
                          The God-Os  2 weeks back

                          Pac cheated to win his second match. Cody is undefeated in singles matches with one draw and the #1 contender. Darby took Cody to a time limit draw. Jimmy Havoc beat Darby and Joey. See makes sense.

                          • Hitta Cloudz
                            Hitta Cloudz  2 weeks back

                            Its your funeral bitchhh

                            • mike fury
                              mike fury  2 weeks back

                              NXT is my show I'll watch that first, then I'll watch AEW after.

                            • Unusual K
                              Unusual K  2 weeks back

                              Am I the only one who does sidwicks hand gesture?

                              • Jimmy's game play's and review's

                                Ha yea right not after hell in a cell

                                • shakalaka
                                  shakalaka  2 weeks back

                                  Especially after last Sunday they won't. People gonna watch AEW only cause of protest.

                                  • The J Martin Show
                                    The J Martin Show  2 weeks back

                                    No

                                    • Sky Blaze21
                                      Sky Blaze21  2 weeks back

                                      After HIAC I dont even want to watch NXT that's how fed up I am with wwe

                                      • Jesus Soltero
                                        Jesus Soltero  2 weeks back

                                        Yeah, I'd really like to see you give up watching WWE to watch a whole new wrestling show you barely know anything about.

                                      • Free The People
                                        Free The People  2 weeks back

                                        Same

                                      • Krn Bawa
                                        Krn Bawa  2 weeks back

                                        Give this comment a up

                                      • Indes GG
                                        Indes GG  2 weeks back

                                        Sky Blaze21 100% agreed. I think the ending to HIAC made me dislike the WWE products In general and I feel like they’re going to need to do something big to get me interested again.. Brock lesnar vs Cain and celebrity ending Monday night raw just isn’t doing it for me.

                                      • Jimmy's game play's and review's
                                    • Sports Radio
                                      Sports Radio  2 weeks back

                                      The Dadley Boys!

                                      • HQ Casino
                                        HQ Casino  2 weeks back

                                        Does DVR count as a view like tonight I'm watching nxt first since my girl is working and she wants to watch aew

                                        • Burna 26
                                          Burna 26  2 weeks back

                                          AEW will eventually control Wednesday's just on the NBA starting up again on TNT. So many fresh eyes will catch the promotions for it at this time of year and will check it out. Remember hardcore wrestling fans don't make these shows a mainstream success, it's the casual viewer.

                                          • Jeff Bellefontaine
                                            Jeff Bellefontaine  1 weeks back

                                            Wether your a big fan or a casual viewer anyone who will watch already knows about AEW's existence

                                          • Burna 26
                                            Burna 26  2 weeks back

                                            @Joe Almeida you're entitled to your opinion. But if you think harsh language and former WWE stars are enough fo AEW to survive, WCW has a spot for you.

                                          • Joe Almeida
                                            Joe Almeida  2 weeks back

                                            Screw the NBA

                                        • cody mitchell
                                          cody mitchell  2 weeks back

                                          personally i'm gonna watch nxt 1st and then AEW 4 hours of quality wrestling baybay

                                          • David Gillespie
                                            David Gillespie  2 weeks back

                                            TNT Reairs AEW at 10pm, directly after it 1st airs.

                                            So you don't have to pick a side, you can watch NXT at 8pm & AEW at 10pm.

                                            • Jd Dye
                                              Jd Dye  2 weeks back

                                              Short answer, NO.

                                              • Ed The Winchester
                                                Ed The Winchester  2 weeks back

                                                Why do AEW, keep putting their world champions, in tag matches?

                                                • RABID X
                                                  RABID X  2 weeks back

                                                  People so stupid AEW is new right now humans are curious an will watch anything new untill ppl get bored of what's new then you'll see some tune in an some not with all shows but I'll be watching all shows USA App NXT.

                                                  • stewps
                                                    stewps  2 weeks back

                                                    AEW could really benefit from a well timed baseball ending... especially considering the fanbases of the teams playing

                                                    • Nick Bennett
                                                      Nick Bennett  2 weeks back

                                                      Neither program will get a bump from the teenage demographic because that demographic doesn’t want basic cable. Hell, The 20 to 35 demographic barely watch is basic cable now.
                                                      Nobody wants to sit there ads, so either prioritize your streaming network, or expect low ratings.
                                                      They could also put their programs on streaming sites, I watch WWE week programs on Hulu because I don’t get any yet and it’s much easier to watch that way.

                                                      • GamebroTV
                                                        GamebroTV  2 weeks back

                                                        Shouldn't even be comparing nxt to aew. Didn't aew get like 4 million views? Isnt that wwe raw level views?

                                                        • Syed Viqar
                                                          Syed Viqar  2 weeks back

                                                          This idiot Michael sadrick is so bitter he never appreciate any thing nxt does idiot

                                                          • stephen savage
                                                            stephen savage  2 weeks back

                                                            Walter v Kushida no it’s Hamflett v Kushida 😂😂😂

                                                            • farrekahnn X
                                                              farrekahnn X  2 weeks back

                                                              Darby Allen vs Jimmy Havok on AEW... 'nuff said.

                                                              • mccowaniii
                                                                mccowaniii  2 weeks back

                                                                Well I’m watching aew because we know how wwe treats nxt and with aew we know we are getting a grade A roster and are being treated as such but wwe really doesn’t know how to handle nxt roster really

                                                                • Jamel Coles
                                                                  Jamel Coles  2 weeks back

                                                                  AEW IS TRASH

                                                                  • Captain Barbossa
                                                                    Captain Barbossa  2 weeks back

                                                                    your 10/10 of any era, chris jericho <3

                                                                    • Wikingerleben
                                                                      Wikingerleben  2 weeks back

                                                                      Hey what is Walter doing there? :P :D

                                                                    • 316whatupz
                                                                      316whatupz  2 weeks back

                                                                      No

                                                                      • Алексей Заботкий

                                                                        Nxt is the best thing in wrestling
                                                                        And aew just some awful indie

                                                                        • ass butter
                                                                          ass butter  2 weeks back

                                                                          @la régalade theres no such thing as a perfect show

                                                                        • la régalade
                                                                          la régalade  2 weeks back

                                                                          Ryan G Hasselhoff yeah, they just promoting wrestling, the product of aew is not perfect right now, but they gave the fan what they want and it’s fucking awesome, maybe in one year, aew will be a perfect show

                                                                        • G Hasselhoff
                                                                          G Hasselhoff  2 weeks back

                                                                          @la régalade the term "wrestling" literally makes Vince McMahon break out in hives. He wants his product to be a soap opera, where AEW and NXT let the in-ring stories tell all. And lets be honest, with BtE and Road to.., and AEW Dark, they have a good marketing strategy

                                                                        • ass butter
                                                                          ass butter  2 weeks back

                                                                          Lol troll

                                                                        • la régalade
                                                                          la régalade  2 weeks back

                                                                          the fact is indie is real wrestling actually, u cant say that wwe is "wrestling", they call it sport entertainment

                                                                      • Simon Fisher
                                                                        Simon Fisher  2 weeks back

                                                                        How about a awa powerrr review (free YouTube wrestling show with champion Eli drake , and some other great wrestlers as well)

                                                                        • Calum Bishop
                                                                          Calum Bishop  2 weeks back

                                                                          This is arguably the big one for AEW, the premier was always gonna get good ratings. Will AEW go down or will it go up. Let’s see.

                                                                          • Simon Fisher
                                                                            Simon Fisher  2 weeks back

                                                                            Nah the real test is a year or more from now when all The hype is gone
                                                                            Plus this week alone saw the return of awa (as a free YouTube show )

                                                                        • Dashie41
                                                                          Dashie41  2 weeks back

                                                                          I don't care about the ratings both shows will be good tonight

                                                                          • frengt terma
                                                                            frengt terma  2 weeks back

                                                                            Could you open the automatic subtitles? Thanks.

                                                                            • Quake: Destroyer of worlds

                                                                              No. And moving on....

                                                                              • Jeff Corn
                                                                                Jeff Corn  2 weeks back

                                                                                Double the ratings , Lets see tonight what happens !

                                                                                • David Gillespie
                                                                                  David Gillespie  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Nobody counted all the people that watch NXT on the network...

                                                                              • Kevin Pombeiro
                                                                                Kevin Pombeiro  2 weeks back

                                                                                I quit wwe and all in with aew & nwa

                                                                                • Jose' Sammut
                                                                                  Jose' Sammut  2 weeks back

                                                                                  @Indes GG As an HOG fan I thought it was an amazing accomplishment for them. I wanted them to win but doubted they could even get through the first. Was a great way to start the show. Very very happy for them.

                                                                                • Lance Heron
                                                                                  Lance Heron  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Nxt did nothing wrong. Main roster though understandable

                                                                                • Indes GG
                                                                                  Indes GG  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Jose' Sammut what did you think about private party?

                                                                                • Syed Viqar
                                                                                  Syed Viqar  2 weeks back

                                                                                  I quit raw

                                                                                • Calum Bishop
                                                                                  Calum Bishop  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Honestly give Impact and MLW a chance also.

                                                                                  Impact is so much better than it was a few years ago and MLW also produces good content.

                                                                                  The fact is their are more alternatives out their for wrestling than at any point since the territory days. We truly are in a new age of Pro Wrestling