According to Showbuzz Daily, last night’s episode of WWE SmackDown drew 2.215 million viewers in the overnight ratings, a decrease of 0.8% from the previous week’s show. They scored a 0.6 rating in the always important 18-49 demographic, which was #2 on the night behind Shark Tank. The program featured a face-to-face between Universal champion Roman Reigns and WWE champion Drew McIntyre ahead of their showdown at Survivor Series this Sunday.
Overall SmackDown finished 8th in total viewership behind Shark Tank, 20/20, MacGyver, Magnum P.I., Blue Bloods, The Blacklist, and Dateline NBC.
The numbers for the blue-brand tend to do better once final ratings come out, which will be on Monday.