– Friday’s episode of WWE SmackDown scored a 1.71 cable TV rating, up from the previous week’s year-low 1.66 number. Friday’s episode averaged 2.28 million viewers, down from last weeks 2.32 million average. This makes Friday’s show the least-watched first-run, non-holiday SmackDown since the series moved to Syfy in October 2010.
“Congrats to @WWEUsos …Best tag team in the business & now they’re gonna make that information official. #RAW”
– WWE taped the following matches last night in North Charleston to air on WWE Superstars:
* The Miz vs. Wade Barrett
* Antonio Cesaro vs. Zack Ryder
Alex Riley replaced Matt Striker on Superstars commentary this week.