WWE Raw Rating Holds Up Well Against Very Stiff Competition



(Source: PWTorch.com)

Monday’s episode of WWE RAW scored a 3.05 rating, virtually even with last week’s rating. The show did hours of 3.0 and 3.1.

RAW averaged 4.60 million viewers over the two-hour broadcast, with the first hour doing 4.55 million viewers and the second hour doing 4.65 million viewers. Overall, the show was up around 100,000 viewers from last week.

While a 3.05 rating does not sound like anything to celebrate, there was fear within WWE that the rating was going to dip below 3.0 due to the stiff competition that RAW faced from the BCS Championship college football game on ESPN, which was the most-watched show in cable history. The BCS game drew a 17.8 rating and averaged 27.3 million viewers.



Recent Posts

Today In Wrestling History- August 2nd

Today In Wrestling History- August 2nd

Trivia 1977 – Antonio Inoki defeated kickboxer Eddie Everett in the 5th round of a Wrestler vs...

Video Highlights From WWE SmackDown (8/1/14): Dolph Ziggler vs. Alberto Del Rio & More
WWE: Ladies and Gentlemen, My Name is Paul Heyman DVD and Blu-ray Review

WWE: Ladies and Gentlemen, My Name is Paul Heyman DVD and Blu-ray Review

If you've listened to Paul Heyman's recent appearances on Steve Austin and Chris Jericho's podcasts,...

Kane Should Be The Most Over WWE Heel Not Named Lesnar Right Now

Kane Should Be The Most Over WWE Heel Not Named Lesnar Right Now

Kane SHOULD BE the most over heel in the industry right now not named Brock Lesnar. I know how ridic...

The Return Of The Feud: Dean Ambrose vs. Seth Rollins

The Return Of The Feud: Dean Ambrose vs. Seth Rollins

From the ashes of the best faction to grace the squared circle of World Wrestling Entertainment in r...