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post #21 of 27 (permalink) Old 11-17-2012, 06:07 AM
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Re: Wrestling fans watch NXT over Smackdown?

I DVR it because if I don't, my husband fusses. But we fast forward through all the RAW recaps, and that's at least a half hour right there, plus the commercials and the didn't-we-just-watch-this-match-on-monday matches and anything involving Khali, Hornswoggle, Del Rio, and that fat asshole Brodus Clay. So basically we watch the opening segment, fast forward for a bit, watch the inevitable mid-show match involving Miz or Ziggler, a tag team match if it isn't a repeat, then skip through the ME to see if anything interesting happens.

So yeah, fuck SD. Last year it was good as hell though, it really just depends on what they do with it. And I watch Raw every week and NXT when I remember, and ME if the advertised match involves Miz, Ziggler, Ryback, Team Hell No, or Rhodes Scholars.
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post #22 of 27 (permalink) Old 11-17-2012, 10:57 AM
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Re: Wrestling fans watch NXT over Smackdown?

Not my case. I only watch RAW, SmackDown and Main Event weekly, I have never watched a full NXT show, just 4 or 5 segments of it in all my life. Hell, I have ever watched more Saturday Morning Slam than NXT.


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post #23 of 27 (permalink) Old 11-17-2012, 11:34 AM
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Re: Wrestling fans watch NXT over Smackdown?

this week's Smackdown was pretty decent imo. And i agree last year it was great.

However i never watch NXT, i think the last time was...yeah i can't remember.

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Re: Wrestling fans watch NXT over Smackdown?

I am loving NXT, mainly because I am interested in up and coming talent. I haven't watched SD in three months... maybe if it was live but I just read the spoilers. Never watched Main Event either. It just doesn't have anything that's telling me why I should watch it!

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post #25 of 27 (permalink) Old 11-17-2012, 03:57 PM
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I started watching NXT when it took over FCW, and I look forward to NXT more than I do Raw most of the times. I think it is just a fresh of breath air. Plus, who doesn't love Dusty Rhodes as a GM lol?
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post #26 of 27 (permalink) Old 11-17-2012, 04:53 PM
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I DVR all three but I find I only watch RAW and NXT. Smackdown episodes build up over the weeks and I end up deleting them all without watching one. I trace it back to when Sandow made more frequent appearances on RAW. Even before that, he was the only reason I watched Smackdown at all.

RAW is the soap opera, NXT is the wrestling. I love the small arena atmosphere Full Sail provides aswell.

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I skip through Smackdown and watch NXT every week.

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