A Holiday weekend edition of SmackDown! on Friday drew 2.74 million viewers with a 0.8 rating among adults 18-49 on SyFy, which was down only 5% from last week’s 2.88 million. Among households, the show drew a 1.95 rating, which eseentially tied with the 1.96 rating the week prior.
Former Ring of Honor Champion Tyler Black competed in hs first WWE match at last night’s SmackDown! tapings from Indianapolis, Indiana. Black, who is now competing under the name Seth Rollins, lost to Skip Sheffield in a dark match and worked the match as a heel.