RAW Rating, Vince’s Backstage Mood, Lawler’s Anus, More
— Vince McMahon was in a much better mood at RAW last night than he was last week, when he screamed at Alberto Del Rio and some staffers.
— This week’s 9/26 edition of WWE Monday night RAW drew a 2.98 (3.0) cable rating, with 4,150,000 viewers. The show did identical hours of 2.98 (3.0). It went up against Monday night’s NFL game (Dallas-Washington) which did a 12.34 cable rating, with 17,104,000 viewers.
— The September 24 episode of A.M. Raw scored a 1.02 (1.0) cable rating, with 1,172,000 viewers.
— Jim Ross expects Jerry Lawler to return to television next week after being slammed through the announce table on last week’s Raw SuperShow. He wrote today on Twitter, “1. I expect king back for Raw & ‘perhaps’ HIAC..TBD.”
He also addressed Michael Cole’s statement on last night’s show that Lawler suffered anal bleeding as a result of the attack.
“The ‘anus’ line was Cole being cute therefore no anus updates are coming from me,” Ross explained.