TV by the Numbers reported the Friday night cable ratings yesterday, showing that WWE Smackdown on SyFy was the most watched show on cable with 2.6 million viewers. As we reported previously, The Ultimate Fighter on FX only drew 775,000 viewers, the lowest number in the series' history.
The WWE, being the classy organization that they are, couldn't resist the temptation to gloat a little bit on their Monday night broadcast of WWE raw, posting the following infographic:
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Last Friday, more than 3 times as many people watched Smackdown than (sic) the Ultimate Fighter.
Dana White has been insisting that "The Ultimate Fighter on Fridays is a home run for FX" but it's hard to see where coming in last in overall viewers and 3rd in the key 18-34 male demo is a home run by any stretch of the imagination.