The following press release was issued today:
“SummerSlam” on WWE Network Named Most Social Program on TV Sunday Night
Surpassing the premiere of the new Walking Dead show, SummerSlam on the award-winning WWE Network, was the most social program in primetime last night, generating more than 575,000 social mentions – more than double the social mentions of Walking Dead.
This was also the most social SummerSlam in WWE history, an event which saw Seth Rollins defeat John Cena with the help of former Daily Show host Jon Stewart.
Competitive programming includes:
SummerSlam (WWE Network) 575,424 (up 43% vs. SummerSlam 2014)
Fear the Walking Dead (AMC) 246,962 (N/A WoW)
NFL Preseason: Rams at Titans (FOX) 44,544 (N/A WoW)
Basketball Wives (VH1) 40,716 (down 26% WoW)
Big Brother (CBS) 38,151 (up 6% WoW)