By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
WWE Friday Night Smackdown delivered 1.987 million viewers for Fox, according to the overnight numbers listed by Showbuzzdaily.com. The viewership count was down from the 2.178 final number from last week (last week’s overnight number was 2.087 million viewers). Friday’s first hour delivered 1.978 million viewers, and the second hour produced 1.995 million viewers.
Powell’s POV: Smackdown won the male 18-49 demographic in the Friday ratings battle with other network television shows. The final numbers will be available on Monday.