WWE noted in the press release that since the show had been airing on Wednesday nights at 8 pm, NXT has been WWE Network’s #1 weekly series.
Shortly after the news was made, the company sent out a programming alert to WWE Network subscribers regarding the status of NXT on WWE Network. The following was issued:
“Following NXT’s growth in popularity, its weekly Wednesday night show will expand its reach and now air LIVE on USA Network at 8/7C starting September 18.
The new two-hour NXT weekly show will also be available on-demand on WWE Network every Thursday night beginning at 8/7C. NXT TakeOver events will continue to stream live exclusively on WWE Network.”