It should be noted that this was the third NXT episode to air on Tuesday nights, with no head-to-head competition from AEW Dynamite. The show featured a six-man main event with Legado del Fantasma (Santos Escobar, Raul Mendoza, Joaquin Wilde) defeating NXT Tag Team Champions MSK and NXT Cruiserweight Champion Kushida.
This viewership is down 11.5% from last week’s show, which drew 841,000 viewers.
NXT ranked #11 on the Cable Top 150 this week with a 0.22 rating in the 18-49 key demographic. This ranking is way up but the rating is down 4% from last week’s second Tuesday show, which ranked #27 with a 0.23 rating in the key demo.
NXT ranked #56 in viewership this week. This is up from last week’s #68 ranking, which was tied with a 12am airing of CNN Newsroom.
NXT viewership was down 11.5% this week, while the 18-49 key demographic rating was down 4%. This was the lowest total viewership for NXT since the show moved to Tuesdays earlier this month.
This week’s NXT viewership was up 16.8% from the same week in 2020, while the key demo rating was up 37.5% from the same week in 2020. It should be noted that NXT went head-to-head with AEW Dynamite on this week in 2020.
Curse of Oak Island on History topped the night in the 18-49 demographic on the Cable Top 150 with a 0.51 rating, drawing 2.870 million viewers. Tucker Carlson Tonight on FOX News topped the night for cable in viewership with 2.951 million viewers, ranking #5 on the Cable Top 150 with a 0.24 rating in the key demo.
NCIS on CBS topped the night on network TV in viewership with an average of 8.555 million viewers. FBI on CBS took the #1 spot in the 18-49 demographic with a 0.68 rating.