The draft episode of Monday Night Raw did an average of 2,278,000 viewers, down 56,000 viewers from last week’s episode.
Hour one drew 2,521,000 viewers, followed by 2,318,000 viewers for the second hour, and then down to 1,997,000 for the third and final hour. Raw dropped over half a million viewers from the first hour to the third which was headlined by the women’s tag team match and Rollins burning down the Firefly Fun House. The night was dominated by the NFL game on ESPN which did 13.3 million viewers and the MLB game on TBS which did an additional 3.6 million viewers.
Raw was #5, #6, and #8 in the top 50 cable chart among the 18-49 demographic and #12 in overall viewership for the night on cable. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)