By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
Steve Austin’s new “Straight Up Steve Austin” show premiered with 1.211 million viewers for USA Network on Monday, according to Showbuzzdaily.com.
Powell’s POV: The Austin show benefits from airing after Raw, just as the Miz & Mrs. show benefits from airing after Smackdown. It’s a logical fit even though the Austin show does not air in prime time. I wonder if Miz & Mrs. will move to a post Raw once Smackdown moves to Fox in October.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features ProWrestling.net's Will Pruett discussing AEW Full Gear including the polarizing Jon Moxley vs. Kenny Omega match, what's drawing Will to AEW Dynamite over NXT TV, the appeal of NWA Powerrr, and much more...