7/26 WWE Smackdown Live averages 2.74 million viewers on Tuesday night, viewers down from Draft show

Last night’s 7/26 WWE Smackdown Live averaged 2.74 million viewers on Tuesday night on the USA Network according to a report by Showbuzzdaily.com.

This is down from last week’s WWE Draft edition that drew 3.17 million viewers. Smackdown was the No. 2 show on cable on Tuesday night behind CNN’s late night coverage of the Democratic National Convention (6.11 million viewers overall).

Smackdown Live, headlined by a Six Pack Challenge match in the main event, averaged a 0.97 rating among adults 18-49 on Tuesday night. This is down from last week’s 1.18 rating. Despite the drop in viewers, it was well above recent averages on Thursday night.