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The NXT North American Champion certainly isn’t shy about introducing himself to the NXT Universe during NXT’s Live event in Antwerp.
News On Creative Plans for Rumored WWE FS1 Show
Back when news of WWE’s massive TV deal with FOX was announced, along with the news of Smackdown moving to FOX in 2019 came news that WWE would also be given some type of new show on FS1 when the deal goes into effect in October next year.
According to The Wrestling Observer Newsletter, the idea for the new WWE show on FS1 would be for the program to replace UFC Tonight. The current UFC Tonight show is a news-based program which also serves to hype upcoming UFC cards and events.
Dave Meltzer speculated that the idea of a WWE news show on FOX might present work vs shoot issues, and pointed at ESPN dumping its coverage of WWE after controversies regarding the network not going after and covering real stories.
Mike Kanellis On His WWE Spot
WWE star Mike Kanellis, who was moved to the Smackdown brand in the Superstar Shakeup but is not being used in a televised role, Tweeted the following when asked about how he is being used in WWE:
No….I think I need to work harder. https://t.co/LtBP9xlD08
— Mike Kanellis (@RealMikeBennett) June 14, 2018