— Last night’s WWE Raw viewership took a tumble in the overnight viewership numbers, generating an average of 2.657 million viewers, down from last week’s 2.74 million and way down from the 2.87 million two weeks ago.
— As noted before, Raw faced stiff competition last night with the Monday Night Football game scoring 11.72 million viewers and The Emmy Awards on NBC right behind at 10.212 million. On the night, Raw finished 7th in total viewership (though three of the shows that beat it were the football game, the Kickoff show and Sportscenter. In the 18-49 demographic, Raw finished 5th, 6th and 7th for hour 1, 2 and 3 respectively.
— The audience for the hours are below, showing a modest drop from hour one to two but a significant drop in the third hour;
* Hour 1 – 2.839 million
* Hour 2 – 2.746 million
* Hour 3 – 2.432 million