WWE SmackDown overnight viewership stayed above 2 million for the first show following the Royal Rumble.
According to overnight numbers released by Showbuzz Daily, the February 5 episode of SmackDown averaged 2.126 million viewers, down from the 2.228 million viewers the January 29 episode averaged.
In the 18-49 demographic, the show averaged a 0.6 rating. WWE SmackDown was topped by Shark Tank and tied with 20/20. The show also drew a 0.8 rating in the 25-54 demographic, the same as MacGyver, Magnum P.I., and Blue Bloods.
Hour 1: 2.144 million viewers, 0.6 rating in the 18-49 demographic
Hour 2: 2.108 million viewers, 0.6 rating in the 18-49 demographic
Top 5 Most Viewed WWE SmackDown (2/5/21) Videos On YouTube:
Bianca Belair’s attempt to name her WrestleMania opponent goes south (571,016 views)
Roman Reigns calls out Edge before he arrives SmackDown (437,723 views)
Triple Threat Intercontinental Championship Match (339,557 views)
Dominik Mysterio vs. King Corbin (300,416 views)
For a full breakdown of viewership numbers from various wrestling programs, check out Fightful's resources page.