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NXT 2.0 debut was all about introducing new talent

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This week’s episode of NXT was all about showing off a new look and feel for the program, and that meant bringing a lot of fresh new faces into the fold. This includes but was not limited to:

  • Bron Breakker, who formerly went by Rex Steiner. He’s got the same look and style of his father, Rick Steiner, and quickly scored a win over LA Knight
  • Trick Williams, who has aligned himself with Carmelo Hayes and is not just “bout it” but rather “bout it bout it”
  • Josh Briggs & Brooks Jensen, a couple of big hosses who lost to Imperium
  • Tony D’Angelo, whose family is in waste management in Chicago but there’s no money in that, so he’s coming to NXT. I guess there’s more money there?
  • Ivy Nile, who hasn’t had a carb since 2005 and is the newest member of The Diamond Mine. She starred on NBC’s Titan Games and looks like she’s been carved out of granite
  • Von Wagner, who found his way into the Fatal 4-Way for the NXT championship when he came to the aid of Kyle O’Reilly following an attack backstage

It’s too early to tell on any of these folks, but it looks clear NXT is going to be a mix of veterans anchoring a lot of up-and-coming, previously unknown talent.

Here are all the videos from NXT this week:

  • Bron Breakker vs. LA Knight
  • Josh Briggs & Brooks Jensen vs. Imperium
  • B-Fab vs. Katrina Cortez
  • Austin Theory and Damian Priest return for InDex wedding
  • Carmelo Hayes introduces Trick Williams to his corner
  • Mandy Rose unveils new look during shocking attack
  • Catanzaro & Carter & Sarray vs. Rose & Dolin & Jayne
  • Ridge Holland demolishes Drake Maverick
  • Tony D’Angelo ready to cash in on NXT
  • The Creed Brothers make another crushing statement
  • Ivy Nile joins The Diamond Mine
  • Ciampa vs. Dunne vs. Knight vs. Wagner — NXT title Fatal 4-Way
  • The love story of Indi Hartwell and Dexter Lumis
  • Dexter Lumis says “I Do” to Indi Hartwell at the InDex wedding
  • Tommaso Ciampa and Bron Breakker come face-to-face after NXT title match
  • Bron Breakker has his eyes on Tommaso Ciampa
  • Franky Monet sends Robert Stone to clean up the mess
  • Toxic Attraction are a force to be reckoned with
  • Josh Briggs & Brooks Jensen will learn from defeat