- Friday's episode of WWE Smackdown scored a 2.03 rating with 2.89 million viewers. Those numbers are both down 8% from the Rock's return week before. The episode tied the October 19th episode for the second-highest first-run Friday rating of the last eleven months.
The show ranked #4 among cable shows in overall viewers, #3 among males 18 - 34 and #4 among males 18 - 49. It was #1 among teen males for its timeslot.