This week’s WWE Raw did a 3.08 cable rating off hours of 2.79, 3.21 and 3.25 with an average viewing audience of 4,490,000 viewers on the USA Network. For comparability purposes, the show did a 3.23 cable rating in its old 9-11 timeslot. Raw Ratings Archive
Last week’s Smackdown did a 1.92 cable rating with an average viewing audience of 2,830,000 on SyFy. The number is impressive, especially considering the Olympics Opening Ceremony presented very stiff competition. Smackdown Ratings Archive
WWE developmental talent Andre Tyson, who works as MVK Valkabious, was arrested in Leeds, England over the weekend for assaulting a man following a bar incident on Sunday. The Yorkshire Evening Post is reporting the scuffle broke out in one of the booths at the back of the bar and resulted in Tyson reportedly admitting […]
The CBS affiliate out of Cincinnati, WKRC Local 12, covered the fire at this week’s WWE Raw from the US Bank Arena. You can watch their video report embedded below: Click here for coverage by Local 12.
The latest episode of “Backstage Fallout” Raw is embedded in the video below:
- The workers that played the white coats on this week’s WWE Raw were Jamin Olivencia (OVW profile), Matt Mason (Twitter), Joey Vengeance (Twitter) and Dylan Bostic (Facebook). – There are two separate stories making rounds as to what caused the fire at this week’s Raw. One is the pyrotechnics accidentally fired during rehearsal while the other […]
The plummeting stock price of WWE hasn’t been easy for investors (even with someone like me with a small position currently down over 37%) but the Greenwich Time reported today Vince and Linda McMahon are down $500 million. Critics of the McMahons have asserted they care more about winning a Senate seat than they do […]
WWE has a new video on dot com of Randy Orton discussing his return to the ring against Heath Slater on this week’s Raw. Orton said he is “very rested” after his 60-day “vacation” and poked fun at the fire at Raw. He said Slater is the reverse of the Legend Killer and commented that […]
- Wade Barrett, who has been off WWE television since February due to a dislocated elbow, now has a beard. – For those that missed the storyline WWE is doing with Alberto Del Rio, he says he’s not wrestling until SummerSlam because he’s only working title matches. – Vince McMahon was livid backstage at this […]
John Laurinaitis appeared in front of the live crowd at the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio after this week’s Raw went off the air. Laurinaitis tried to hit John Cena with a steel chair but got an Attitude Adjustment. Big Show met the same fate to end the taping.
Embedded in the videos below are several highlights from this week’s Raw. After watching, head over to our Facebook page and tell us what you thought of the show: John Cena vs. Big Show – #1 Contender Match for the WWE Championship Tyson Kidd vs. Tensai Chris Jericho & Christian vs. Dolph Ziggler & The […]
WWE will tape the Smackdown portion of this week’s WWE Superstars and this week’s Smackdown tonight from the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. Mr. McMahon will return in order to name a new Smackdown General Manager. John Cena and the returning Randy Orton are both advertised to appear, as well. The advertised dark match main event is […]
TMZ has picked up on the situation involving the sexual assault joke made by A. W. during last night’s Raw. In the excerpt below, the article explains that, along with the apology from Michael Cole, further action has been taken: A rep for the WWE has issued a statement to TMZ … telling us, “A.W. […]
Sorry about the Title, no clue how that happened! RAW this week starts with King and Cole talk about how during the pyro test there was a fire on the tron. This kept the fans from entering until an hour later than they should have. They showed a bit of the fire, then went to […]
John Cena and Big Show will challenge CM Punk in a triple threat match for the WWE Championship at SummerSlam. Already announced for next month’s pay-per-view is Triple H vs. Brock Lesnar and Sheamus vs. Alberto Del Rio for the World Heavyweight Championship. SummerSlam 2012 will take place Sunday, August 19, 2012 from the Staples Center in Los […]