The 9/12 WWE Monday Night Raw drew a 2.72 cable rating with 3.9 million viewers. The first hour drew a 2.72 rating (3.82 million viewers), while the second hour drew a 2.71 (3.89 million viewers).

The show went head-to-head with the return of “Monday Night Football” on ESPN doing 14.5 million and 15.3 million viewers respectively (part of the second game aired on ESPN 2 and later on ESPN).

This is down from last week’s 3.0 rating, which was a holiday show.