By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
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-The premiere of NXT on USA Network received an A grade from 51 percent of our poll voters. B finished second with 32 percent of the vote. I gave the show a B+ grade. The results of last night’s NXT poll will be available in Friday’s Dot Net Daily.
-Monday’s WWE Raw received a B grade from 32 percent of the voters in our weekly poll. C finished second with 32 percent of the vote, yet F finished third with 23 percent. I gave show a C+ grade.
-Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown received a tie grade of C and D grade with 31 percent each from the voters in our weekly poll. I gave the show a C- grade.
-We are looking for reports from the NXT live events listed below. If you are going to one of these events or another upcoming show and want to help by sending in a report, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-NXT is in Des Moines, Iowa at Hy-Vee Hall tonight with the following advertised talent for all four traveling shows: Velveteen Dream, Roderick Strong, The Street Profits, Rhea Ripley, Bianca Belair, Shayna Baszler, Jessamyn Duke, Marina Shafir, Bobby Fish, Kyle O’Reilly, Mia Yim, Keith Lee, and Reina Gonzalez.
-NXT is in St. Petersburg, Florida at the St. Petersburg Armory on Thursday with the local crew.
-NXT is in Independence, Missouri at Silverstein Eye Centers on Friday with the traveling crew.
-NXT is in Orlando, Florida at the Casselberry Florida on Friday with the local crew.
-NXT is in St. Louis, Missouri at Family Arena on Saturday with the traveling crew.
-NXT is in Fort Pierce, Florida at Havert L Fenn Center on Saturday with the local crew.
-NXT is in South Haven, Mississippi at Landers Center with the traveling crew.
Birthdays and Notables
-Naomichi Marufuji is 40.
-Asuka (Kanako Urai) is 38.
-Buddy Murphy is 31.
-The late Marianna Komlos died at age 35 on September 26, 2004 after a battle with breast cancer. She worked as Beaver Cleavage in WWE.
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