Low WWE RAW Rating, Punk Takes Shot at Austin, McIntyre

– A fan on Twitter asked WWE Champion CM Punk what would have happened if Steve Austin would have came down to the ring on Monday night’s RAW during the Jim Ross segment. Punk replied:

“Probably would’ve fallen down.”

– Apparently Drew McIntyre did not have surgery on his thumb as reported before. He posted on Twitter:

“I had so many tweets telling me I had thumb surgery I had to double check my thumb was fine.But the scar on my wrist was still there #thenet”

– Monday night’s WWE RAW averaged 3,502,000 viewers, down significantly from the last few weeks. Since RAW went to three hours in July, the trend has been viewers dropping. This week’s show saw hour 1 do 3,436,000 viewers, hour 2 do 3,588,000 viewers and hour 3 do 3,472,000 viewers. The final RAW rating for this week is a 2.5. This is the lowest non-holiday RAW in 15 years.

Partial source: F4Wonline.com