This Week's RAW Rating Is In, Richards' TNA Release

– This week's WWE RAW rating scored a 3.05 (3.1) cable rating, 4,600,000 viewers. The first hour had 4.55 million viewers while the second hour had 4.65 million viewers. More shortly. The BCS Title game on ESPN did the highest audience in the history of cable with a 17.76 rating and 27,316,000 viewers.


– As noted earlier, Stevie Richards announced this afternoon on his Twitter account that he has quit TNA Wrestling. Richards last appeared on iMPACT! on Nov. 11, which saw him fall to AJ Styles in a Television Championship Match. He was taken out of the ring in a neck brace, after suffering a storyline injury. With Richards' departure from the organization, Tommy Dreamer is the last member remaining member from the EV2.0 faction.