Monday Night Raw drew a new non-holiday record-low last night, drawing an average of 2,058,000 viewers going against a massive NFL game on ESPN which drew almost 16 million viewers. Raw was also taped last Friday from Manchester, England. The show was down 77,000 viewers from last week.
Hour one started with 2,358,000 viewers, then fell to 2,063,000 viewers in the second hour, before crashing to just 1,753,000 viewers in the third and final hour. Raw suffered one of the biggest drops ever from hour one to hour three, with 603,000 viewers tuning out as the show progressed.
Raw was #4, #5, and #8 in the top 50 cable chart among the 18-49 demographic and was #10 in the overall viewership for the night on cable. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)