Preliminary WWE SmackDown Viewership Posts Highest Total Since October

Friday Night Smackdown Results

The overnight viewership numbers are in for this week’s WWE Friday Night SmackDown episode on FOX.

The episode drew 2.717 million viewers, according to ShowBuzz Daily. It also drew a 0.80 rating in the 18-49 demographic, which was #1 for the night. The first hour did 2.736 million viewers and the second hour did 2.697 million viewers.

This is up from last Friday’s SmackDown episode on FOX that did an average of 2.490 viewers with a 0.70 rating in the 18-49 demographic.

Not only did this week’s show increase compared to last week’s, but it is also the highest viewership totals the show has seen since October. Last night’s show, featuring appearances by new Universal Champion Goldberg and John Cena, was the most watched episode of SmackDown since October 11, 2019.