8/16 WWE Smackdown averages 2.47 million viewers on Tuesday night, overall viewers see a slight increase

Last night’s 8/16 WWE Smackdown drew an average of 2.47 million viewers on Tuesday night on the USA Network according to Showbuzzdaily.com.

This is up slightly from last week’s 2.45 million viewers. Smackdown was the highest rated show on cable on Tuesday night in the 18-49 demographic.

Smackdown, headlined by John Cena vs. Alberto Del Rio, averaged a 0.82 rating among adults 18-49. This is up from last week’s 0.81 rating.