Monday's Raw Rating Dips Below 3.0, Cryme Tyme Speak Out, WWE Wins Award
— Monday’s edition of Raw featuring Chris Jericho & Batista in a Gauntlet Match drew a 2.9 cable rating, down from last week’s 3.1 figure. The show drew hours of 2.94 and 2.92. The Monday Night Football game featuring the New England Patriots blowing out the Denver Broncos drew an 8.2 cable rating, below the average figure and down from last week.
— HipHopDX.com recently conducted an interview with Cryme Tyme, which you can read at the following link. The duo talk about when they decided to pursue careers in wrestling, how their gimmick came about, presenting it to Vince McMahon, what they do on their down time, John Cena’s rapping ability, and more. JTG said he felt like he was walking on eggshells during his first stint in WWE. He said, “The first time, it was like stepping on eggshells. I was quiet, silent. I’m trying to have a little more fun, because when I have more fun, the crowd has more fun.”
— WWE won the W3 Silver Award for creativity on the Web. WWE’s award is attributed to their mini-site for this year’s SummerSlam, which you can see at the following link. To see the full list of award recipients and more on the W3 Awards, click here.
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