The numbers are in for the Sept. 16 episode of Collision on TNT — the third episode since AEW’s firing of its former star CM Punk, and second since Tony Khan & Bryan Danielson indicated on the post-All Out media scrum that the American Dragon can be featured on Saturday nights.
One week after Danielson teased his retirement, Bryan’s tag match and Dr. Britt Baker difficult for the TBS title have been two of the largest segments marketed for the newest Collision. Sports activities TV Scores has viewership for the episode at 467,000, down barely (< 2%) from the earlier week. Amongst 18-49 12 months olds, the present’s .15 score was unchanged from Sept. 9.
None of it was fairly as high-profile because the earlier week’s Texas/Alabama match-up, however Collision confronted loads of competitors from faculty soccer final Saturday. Florida’s upset of Tennessee on ESPN was amongst those who aired instantly reverse AEW, and was watched by greater than 5 million with a 1.52 within the demo.
Is that this what we will count on from Collision post-Punk throughout soccer season? Will that be sufficient to fulfill AEW’s companions at Warner Bros Discovery?
We will see. Within the meantime, right here’s a take a look at Collision’s viewership and demo score over the course of its transient historical past: