Monday Night Raw faced its toughest competition in years with an NFL Wildcard game that drew a combined audience of over 30 million viewers this past Monday and the WWE broadcast drew just 1,488,000 viewers, down 177,000 viewers from the prior week.
All three hours suffered, with the first one coming in at 1,557,000 viewers, the second with 1,544,000 viewers, and the third down to 1,365,000. This was the last time till September that Raw faces NFL competition on Monday night.
Raw placed #7, #8, and #9 in the top 50 cable chart with 0.44, 0.44, and 0.37 ratings respectively for an average of 0.42, down 0.08 from last week. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)