Twitter reacts to NXT moving to the USA Network - John Cena, Roman Reigns, Becky Lynch among others respond
Earlier today, WWE officially confirmed that starting from September 18th, 2019, NXT will officially be moving to the USA Network and the show will transition into a two-hour-long show and will be broadcasted live.
WWE took to their official website and confirmed the move via a press release. Below is an excerpt:
NEW YORK and STAMFORD, Conn.
— WWE and USA Network today announced an agreement in principle to air WWE’s weekly Wednesday night show, NXT, live on USA Network at 8/7 C starting Sept. 18.
Following NXT’s growth in popularity, the new two-hour weekly show will expand its reach on USA Network, the leader in cable entertainment, while staying in its Wednesday night timeslot that it has held since 2015.
One of the primary reasons why NXT will be telecasted live on Wednesday nights is due to All Elite Wrestling starting their weekly episodic shows on Wednesdays on TNT, as well.
With NXT officially moving to the USA Network, several top WWE superstars from the present-day roster have taken to social media, including the likes of John Cena, AJ Styles, and former notable NXT Champions have all reacted to the groundbreaking news.
NXT Senior Producer Triple H had the following to say and Shawn Michaels showed his love towards NXT:
Inaugural NXT Champion Seth Rollins and former NXT Champions Shinsuke Nakamura, Big E, and Johnny Gargano had the following to say:
Former NXT Women's Champions Bayley and Charlotte Flair also had their say regarding this historic move:
Other main roster stars including the likes of Becky Lynch, Ricochet (a former NXT North American Champion), Alexa Bliss, Peyton Royce, Billie Kay, Nikki Cross and several other notable superstars have all responded to the news of NXT moving to the USA Network.
Current NXT superstars have also responded to the news, including current NXT Champion Adam Cole among others.