Peacock Editing Offensive WWE Segments

Originally published on Dark Horizons by Garth Franklin

With the WWE Network video library parking itself over on Peacock, fans on social media have started to notice select edits of famed past events on the streaming service.

Deadline reports that NBCUniversal has been trimming some of the matches, including some of their questionable and offensive racial content and profanity.

WWE and NBCUniversal announced a $1 billion multi-year agreement in late January. The WWE Network app would remain accessible in the U.S. until April 6th and then its content would shift to Peacock.

However, unlike many of the other streamers, all content on Peacock is rated and subject to an American broadcast TV network’s much more strict standards and practices. As a result, the service is reviewing all 17,000 hours of WWE content to ensure it aligns with

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