TNA goes head-to-head with WWE


 Just saw this on and I got really excited. I haven’t posted much about Hulk Hogan signing with TNA (Total Nonstop Action Wrestling which was founded by Jeff Jarrett), but I think this kind of changes the landscape…


Backstage News On TNA Going Head-To-Head With RAW
by Matt Boone
Dec 06, 2009

The following is an update from Dave Meltzer’s

“TNA announced last night on the UFC show that Hulk Hogan’s debut would be on a three-hour live Impact special from Orlando airing on a Monday night, 1/4.  That show will also be replayed on Thursday night from 8-11 p.m. that week.  The original idea was a two hour special from 8-10 p.m., figuring they’d get the first hour jump on Raw.  However, they figured WWE would counter by going to USA and asking for a third hour that night, so they may as well go all three.  We’ll see if WWE responds.  It’s right now a onetime experiment but if the ratings are significantly up from normal, it would likely lead to going live Mondays every week.”

I don’t know if Hulk Hogan would be the reason why TNA would receive a rating increase, but simply because they are going head-to-head with WWE might get people interested. I just hope I get to see both Raw and Impact that week, that’s the one thing I hate about my DVR it only records two things at a time…


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