This week’s Raw broke two new records with a record low viewership ever and a third hour which had the least viewership in Raw history. Facing two NFL games on ESPN and ABC, Raw drew an average of 1,331,000 viewers, down 22,000 viewers from the prior week.
Hour one started with 1,371,000 viewers, then dropped to 1,368,000 viewers in the second hour, before ending the night with just 1,255,000 viewers. The NFL on ESPN did 5.8 million viewers but the ABC game drew over 12 million viewers.
Raw was #3, #4, and #5 in the top 50 cable chart for the night with 0.45, 0.44, and 0.43 ratings respectively for an average of 0.44, up 0.04 from the prior week. The show was only behind the two NFL games and the MNF Kickoff show in the rankings. (Ratings credit: SpoilerTV)