According to PWTorch, the 5/11 edition of WWE Smackdown scored a 1.7 cable rating, down from 1.92 the week before. It was the lowest-rated first-run Friday episode in 2012.
The program averaged 2,530,000 viewers, down from 2,710,000 last week. It was the least-watched first-run Friday episode since March 30.
WNL returned to the airwaves on the SNS Radio Network (www.snsradionetwork.com) on Monday 5-14-12 with “The Outlaw of the IWC” The TreyDawg & “Mr. Money on the Mic” JJ (ALL CAPS) $exay.The boys started the show off talking about TNA Sacrifice as they awaited the arrival of scheduled guest “King” Mo Lawal…unfortunately that interview did not take place but has been rescheduled. The boys welcomed “The Bronxfather” Tony Mirabella to the show for the RAW Recap. The boys randown the show and as always hillarity ensued.JJ randown the latest “News of the Week” sponsored by Wrestling-Online.com before getting to the emails. JJ and Trey recieved a very special email from a very short bus special troll and opened the phone lines to get the listeners thoughts and opinions on said Douchebag and his opinions before closing the book on this topic of discussion for goog…fifteen minutes of fame officially over…as the boys ended the show with some MJ “Beat It” on this entertaining episode of WNL
As announced on WWE Raw, Zack Ryder vs. Kane will take place on YouTube for the WWE Over the Limit pre-show this coming Sunday. Vince McMahon was so impressed with the Extreme Rules pre-show numbers that we can expect to see regular pay-per-view pre-show matches on YouTube from here on out.
WWE is making good money from their new YouTube partnership, which is why we've seen a lot more videos being uploaded to the account lately.