– WWE Chairman Vince McMahon turns 66 years old today. Hall of Famer Rocky Johnson turns 67 and former WWE Superstar Funaki turns 43.
– A fan asked Jim Ross on Twitter if he would be doing commentary in the new WWE ’12 video game. Ross said he has done no work on WWE ’12 at this time but added that it is possible he could be a downloadable character. THQ has not confirmed yet if Ross will be in the game or not.
– The August 22 episode of RAW scored a 2.97 (3.0) cable rating, down from 3.29 the week before. The first hour drew a 2.93 (2.9) before increasing to 3.01 (3.0) in the second.
It is the program’s lowest mark since a 2.90 rating on July 11. Other than the Fourth of July episode, which drew a 2.4, it was the second-lowest rated episode since October 11, 2010.
Last night’s program averaged 4,637,000 viewers viewers over the course of two hours, down from 5,055,000 viewers.