Last week’s AEW Rampage was able to draw a total of 471,000 viewers, while this past Friday’s episode of AEW Rampage was able to draw a total of 473,000 viewers, reports Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics and Showbuzz Daily.
This total is up 0.42% from last week’s episode of AEW Rampage, which drew a 0.18 rating in the 18-49 key demo. Last Friday’s 0.18 rating is down 10% from last week’s episode of AEW Rampage, which drew a 0.20 rating in the key 18-49 demo.
Last Friday night’s taped episode of AEW Rampage at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Connecticut featured AEW TNT Champion “The Spanish God” Sammy Guevara defending his AEW TNT Title against Andrade El Idolo, QT Marshall calling out Hook, Wardlow battling Nick Comoroto in Singles action, Serena Deeb having another edition of The Professor’s 5 Minute Rookie Challenge, AEW Women’s World Champion Britt Baker and Thunder Rosa taking part in a contract signing for their AEW Women’s World Title Matchup at Revolution and “Freshly Squeezed” Orange Cassidy taking on Anthony Bowens in a Face of The Revolution Qualifying Match, which was the main event.
This past Friday night’s episode of AEW Rampage ranked #46 for the night on the Cable Top 150, with a 0.18 rating in the 18-49 key demo, which is down from last week’s #11 ranking. This past Friday’s AEW Rampage ranked #84 in viewership for the night on cable, which is down from last week’s #69 ranking.
Last Friday’s episode of AEW Rampage drew the lowest audience ever for a non-holiday regular timeslot episode. Last Friday’s Rampage faced strong competition from the NBA’s game between The L.A. Clippers and The L.A. Lakers at 10:15PM ET on ESPN, which topped the night on the Cable Top 150, with a rating of 0.50 in the 18-49 key demo and drawing 1.384 million viewers.
You can check out the tweets below:
WWE Smackdown last week Friday on Fox:— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) February 28, 2022
AEW Rampage last week Friday on TNT:
Rampage's lowest P2+ since Dec 31.
Smackdown's highest P18-49 since Jan, but lowest P2+ since Dec 24.
More demos & analysis: https://t.co/1SscdBCpr8 pic.twitter.com/wSlP2M6hyi
Smackdown was #1 in P18-49 on the day among broadcast primetime or cable originals.— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) February 28, 2022
CNN and Fox News took most of the top 50 cable originals in P18-49, leaving Rampage at #46 and when including broadcast primetime #56.
? Full report: https://t.co/RluiNQ6zNd pic.twitter.com/asfjhnvrd6
**Rampage was the lowest since December 31 in the normal Friday 10pm time slot, only, not in general as I wrote in the first tweet. Rampage was up 2,000 viewers from last week when it aired at 7pm on Friday.— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) February 28, 2022