Thursday, August 27, 2020

NXT Viewership Down Despite No AEW Or NBA Playoffs

NXT Viewership Down Despite No AEW Or NBA Playoffs
Wednesday’s NXT television show produced 824,000 viewers for USA Network, according to

This is down 3.4% from last week's 853,000 viewers. NXT finished 24th in the 18-49 demographic last night without competition from AEW Dynamite, which was pushed to tonight due to TNT’s planned NBA coverage.

This was the fifth time that NXT has aired without competition from AEW since moving to the USA Network last fall. The first two episodes were September 18, which drew 1.179 million viewers, and September 25, which drew 1.006 million viewers. The Christmas 2019 episode on December 2015 also aired with no AEW competition, drawing 831,000 viewers. Last week's show drew 853,000 viewers and this week's show dropped to 824,000.

Below are the NXT numbers for the month of August. Click here for our Viewership Tracker.
  • Aug 5 - 0.753 (Million Viewers)
  • Aug 12 - 0.619 (Million Viewers)
  • Aug 19 - 0.853 (Million Viewers)
  • Aug 26 - 0.824 (Million Viewers)