WWE Friday Night Smackdown Viewership, Rating for 8/20

— Friday’s WWE Smackdown, which was the SummerSlam go-home edition, drew 2.102 million viewers and a 0.57 rating in the 18-49 demo according to ShowBuzz daily. The rating easily outclassed every other show on broadcast TV on the night as the next best show was Shark Tank with a 0.39 rating in that key demo.

— By comparison and as noted in a previous headline, AEW Rampage which featured the debut of CM Punk, was watched by 1.129 million viewers and it scored a 0.53 rating in 18-49 on cable TV (TBS). On the night, an NFL preseason game between the Chiefs and Cards led the night with a 0.55 rating and 2.158 million viewers – this game lasted three hours and went head-to-head against both Smackdown and Rampage.

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