Brock Lesnar A Big Draw For UFC, USA Network #1 Again
— The USA Network retained their place as the #1 rated channel on cable television. MultiChannel.com reports that WWE Raw and the other four original prime time TV series averaged a 2.2 rating during the quarter- a 5 percent increase over last year’s third quarter.
— Former WWE Champion Brock Lesnar is featured in the latest issue of ESPN Magazine. The article previews Lesnar’s upcoming fight with UFC Heavyweight champion Randy “The Natural” Couture on November 15th and talks about the Minnisota native’s growing popularity and undeniable drawing power. UFC President Dana White tells ESPN, “We estimate we’ll get at least 250,000 buys from fans who’ve never bought one of our fights before. Brock is a huge new draw.”
* KEVIN NASH In Talks With Vince McMahon & EDGE Hints Christian Will Be Back In WWE