• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (December 2, 1996) – WWF Monday Night RAW
On this day in 1996, the World Wrestling Federation aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Monday Night RAW’.
It was broadcasted from the Coliseum in New Haven, Connecticut and featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF In Your House 12: It’s Time’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
1. Flash Funk vs. The Goon
2. Fake Diesel vs. Phinneas I. Godwinn
3. Justin Bradshaw vs. Jesse James
4. Marc Mero & Jake Roberts vs. Hunter Hearst Helmsley & Billy Gunn
• NXT Destroyed AEW In Ratings Last Week (Details)
Last week’s episode of AEW Dynamite on TNT, which featured Chris Jericho vs. Scorpio Sky for the AEW World Championship in the main event, drew 663,000 viewers.
This is down from previous week’s 893,000 viewers. Last week’s show drew AEW’s lowest viewership so far.
On the other hand, last week’s episode of WWE NXT on USA Network, which featured Finn Balor vs. Tommaso Ciampa in the main event, drew 810,000 viewers.
This is down from previous week’s 916,000 viewers.
As you can see AEW lost over 200,000 viewers, while NXT lost over 100,000 viewers.
So NXT has defeated AEW in viewership for the second week in a row.
Below is the score between AEW & NXT so far in the Wednesday Night War:
Below is the WWE vs. AEW viewership stat for last week:
RAW: 2.11 million viewers (down from previous week’s 2.13 million viewers)
NXT: 810,000 viewers (down from previous week’s 916,000 viewers)
Dynamite: 663,000 viewers (down from previous week’s 893,000 viewers)
SmackDown: 2.34 million viewers (down from previous week’s 2.54 million viewers)
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