SmackDown Ratings, Viewership and Demo (1/6/23): How Big Was the Post Cena Dropoff?


As everyone likely predicted, SmackDown ratings, viewership and demo numbers dipped this week in the absence of John Cena. The show was headlined by an appearance from Roman Reigns, a championship celebration for Charlotte Flair and a tag championship showdown between the Usos and Sheamus and Drew McIntyre. Those matches weren’t enough for SmackDown to […] READ MORE

Preview: WWE SmackDown Tonight (1/6/23) – Charlotte Flair Returns


In what has been a turbulent, tumultuous couple of days for the WWE, with the announcement that Vince McMahon will be returning to the company – under the guise of a long-rumored sale, which feels like a rather poor excuse for his return – this week’s episode of WWE SmackDown (live from FedExForum in Memphis, […] READ MORE

SmackDown Ratings, Viewership and Demo (9/30/22): Make No Mistake, Roman Reigns is a Draw for WWE

After a week that saw WWE SmackDown achieve a near two-year high in ratings, the blue brand came back to Earth in its latest addition, hitting just 2,207,000 viewers. This marked a loss of 328,000 viewers from the week prior, a week that was headlined by Roman Reigns and the Bloodline. SmackDown’s total viewership number […] READ MORE

Preview: WWE SmackDown (9/16/22) – Logan Paul Comes to SmackDown


It is Friday once more! Tonight’s episode of Friday Night SmackDown will be live from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. The road to Extreme Rules (it doesn’t quite have the same ring to it, does it?) is building pace, with former WWE superstars returning to the ring; old foes colliding and new feuds beginning. […] READ MORE