Smackdown Live Viewership Down Against State of the Union Address

-- Despite coming off the Royal Rumble and all the mainstream media attention that WWE received from it, Tuesday's Smackdown Live was down in viewership numbers generating an average of 2.509 million viewers. This continues a decreasing weekly trend.

-- Smackdown's second hour faced stiff competition as it went up against the State of Union address, which drew a monster 30+ million viewers across the various channels it aired on.