Ryback Thanks Fans, Updated Ratings for RAW and SmackDown

– The final SmackDown of 2012 on December 28th scored a 1.86 cable rating. The show averaged 2.66 million viewers.

– The Christmas Eve edition of WWE RAW scored a 2.21 cable rating, down 24% from the previous post-TLC episode. This is the 19th consecutive week where RAW viewership decreased from the second hour to the third hour. Of the 23 episodes since RAW went three hours, hour two to hour three viewership has decreased for 22 of those weeks.

– Ryback thanked his fans for 2012 with the following tweet:

“Thank you for 2012. We are just warming up. 2013 we go to a higher level. Rybackers you make me work harder everyday. 2013 #FeedMeMore”