Before things kick off for tonight’s NXT Takeover: Chicago show, fans might want to tune into the Pre-show that airs at 7:30 pm eastern on the WWE Network.
WWE has announced that the pre-show panel will consist of Charly Caruso, Sam Roberts and returning analyst Pat McAfee. There will be special guest appearances by “The Top One Percent” EC3 and Adam Cole.
Cole found out about McAfee being booked for the Pre-Show and he had this to say:
— Adam Cole (@AdamColePro) June 16, 2018
In a WWE.com article, they noted that Cole and McAfee exchanged some not-so-friendly words for each other during the NXT Takeover: New Orleans Pre-show. McAfee got involved in Cole’s match with Aleister Black in March. It sure looks like they are building towards a future match. McAfee, 31, is a former kicker for the Indianapolis Colts and a lifelong pro wrestling fan.
— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) March 4, 2018
The NXT Takeover: Chicago Pre-Show starts at 7:30 pm eastern and will air across all of WWE’s social media platforms including the WWE Network, WWE.com, the WWE app, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Google+.
Click here for complete NXT Takeover: Chicago coverage beginning at 8 pm eastern.