WWE prepared for the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view in a big way this week for SmackDown. How did the viewership turn out?
According to Spoiler TV, the February 4th edition of SmackDown drew a two-hour overnight average of 2.0005 million viewers. They also scored a .5 in the 18 to 49 demographic. They also had some stiff competition against the Olympics which brought in over 9 million viewers. Celebrity Big Brother also brought in over 2 million viewers.
The January 28th episode of SmackDown scored 2,217,000 viewers for the go-home blue brand episode before the 2022 Royal Rumble event. They also racked up a .56 in the 18 to 49 demographic.
January 21st’s episode of SmackDown brought in an overnight average of 2.136 million viewers with a .6 in the 18 to 49 demographic.
The January 14th edition of WWE SmackDown brought in 2.06 million viewers. They also brought in a .50 in the 18 to 40 demographic.
The January 7th edition of WWE SmackDown brought in 2.16 million viewers and a .55 in the 18 to 49 demographic. Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar’s showdown likely helped that rating along.