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SmackDown Viewership (10/18): Numbers Down On FOX Following WWE Draft

WWE's report card is in for this week's blue brand show, as the WWE Friday Night SmackDown On FOX ratings and viewership numbers for the October 18th episode are in.

This week's edition of WWE Friday Night SmackDown On FOX, which was the first show to feature the "revamped roster" following the 2019 WWE Draft, finished with an average of 2.442 million viewers, according to Showbuzz Daily.

By comparison, last week's WWE Friday Night SmackDown On FOX show, which featured night two of the 2019 WWE Draft special, finished with an average of 2.877 million viewers, marking a pretty significant decline in viewership for this week's show.

WWE Friday Night SmackDown On FOX drew an average rating of 0.75 in the key 18-49 demographic for the 10/18 episode, which was also down from the 1.0 rating in the 18-49 demographic for the 10/11 show.

The hourly viewership breakdown for this week's episode of WWE Friday Night SmackDown On FOX were as follows:

    Hour 1: 2.390 million viewers (w/ 0.7 rating in 18-49 y/o demo)
    Hour 2: 2.493 million viewers (w/ 0.8 rating in 18-49 y/o demo)

Check out the top ten moments from the 10/18 episode of WWE Friday Night SmackDown On FOX above.