Facing massive competition from college football, Monday Night Raw drew 1,819,000 viewers this week, down 309,000 viewers from the Legends Night Raw. The college football game drew a healthy 18 million viewers on ESPN.
The first hour started relatively strong with 2,024,000 viewers, but then went downhill from there, with 1,802,000 viewers for the second hour and 1,632,000 viewers for the third hour.
Raw was #7, #12, and #16 for the night on the top 50 cable chart among the 18-49 demographics with an average of 0.55 rating. Football and news pretty much dominated the night. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)