- As noted, last night's WWE SmackDown drew 2.109 million viewers, down from last week's 2.431 million viewers. This was the least-viewed episode since moving to the USA Network this year. The final rating for the show was a 1.54, down from last week's 1.71 rating. This is also the lowest SmackDown rating going back to December.

- Xavier Woods tweeted the following after former TNA World Heavyweight Champion Eric Young made his WWE NXT debut at Thursday's tapings:

- Nikki Bella was back at Hard Knocks South in Tampa today working out with Natalya. As seen below, she indicated that she's done wearing her neck braces. She noted in a reply that she wanted to burn them but boyfriend John Cena said she couldn't because of the plastic.

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