- The December 23rd Christmas RAW special did a 2.68 cable rating, down 9% from the previous week. As noted, the show averaged 3.820 million viewers, which was also down 9%.
– The December 27th WWE SmackDown episode scored a 1.99 cable rating, up from the previous week. This was the highest rating since November 22nd for SmackDown. As noted, the show averaged 2.852 million viewers, up from the previous week.
– This past Monday’s RAW episode with the return of Brock Lesnar, facing no NFL competition, scored a 2.97 cable rating, up 11% from the Christmas special. This was the highest RAW rating in over 2 months. This week’s show averaged 4.127 million viewers, also up from the Christmas special. RAW ranked #3 in overall viewers for cable TV on Monday night.
– The Emma vs. Natalya match on this week’s episode of WWE NXT has been receiving rave reviews from people in the business.
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