Final Rating For Last Week's SmackDown & Impact, Eric Bischoff's Show Tops Impact

- As noted earlier, the December 28th episode of WWE SmackDown did 2.66 million viewers, according to TV By The Numbers. PWTorch reports that the final rating for the show was a 1.86.

- PWTorch also reports that the final rating for last week's episode of Impact Wrestling was a 0.95. As noted last week, the show drew 1.333 million viewers. The rating was down slightly from the 0.99 rating the show did the week before, although viewers were up, as the previous week's episode garnered 1.27 million viewers.


- The premiere of Bischoff Hervey Entertainment Television's Hardcore Pawn: Chicago this past Monday earned truTV their best premiere numbers ever. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the show drew 2.1 million viewers, narrowly topping the 2.0 million viewers garnered by the 2010 premiere of their parent series, Hardcore Pawn.