Friday Night SmackDown Improves In The Overnight Ratings

According to Showbuzz Daily, last night's episode of WWE SmackDown drew an average of 1.971 million viewers overnight, an increase of just above 3% from the previous week's show. They scored 0.5 rating in the always important 18-49 demographic, which was number one for the evening. The show featured a Bar Fight between Sheamus and Jeff Hardy in the main event.

Overall the program finished 8th in total viewership behind the normal Friday night lineup of Shark Tank, 20/20, Magnum P.I., Blue Bloods, The Wall, Dateline NBC, and Greatest #AtHome Videos, which won the night with 3.583 million viewers.

Full ratings will be out on Monday.