Steve Austin’s RAW Return Revealed, SmackDown Rating
— Steve Austin is being advertised for the June 13 Monday Night RAW taping at the Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, New York. His scheduled appearance coincides with the end of Tough Enough season, which concludes the week before. In an update on this, the June 13 RAW is the first of back to back three-hour shows.
— Last week’s WWE SmackDown! rating, 1.73, is the lowest rated episode of 2011. The number is also down 12 percent from the previous week, a 1.94 (1.9). The show drew 2,793,000 viewers overall. WWE SmackDown! ranked No. 10 in total cable television viewers for the night. It also ranked No. 7. in Males 18-34 and No. 5 in Males 18-49.
— Trish Stratus plugged John Morrison’s guest appearance on tonight’s episode of WWE Tough Enough on the USA Network. She wrote today on Twitter, “Tonite @wwetoughenough is #CharacterApproved on @USA_Network! Joining @billdemott @steveaustinbsr & I-taking the guest spot @TheRealMorrison.”