By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown Live averaged 2.143 million viewers for USA Network, according to Showbuzzdaily.com. The number was up from the 2.032 million count from last Tuesday’s edition.
Powell’s POV: Raw saw a big increase coming out of the holidays and with the end of football competition, but it did not trickle down to Smackdown, which saw only a minimal increase this week. The January 16, 2018 edition of Smackdown delivered 2.602 million viewers.
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The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features Vice TV's "Dark Side of the Ring" executive producers Evan Husney and Jason Eisner discussing the March 24 second season premiere focusing on the Benoit family tragedy, plus their pro wrestling fandom, the show's name and origins, highlights of season two, Chris Jericho becoming the narrator, and much more...