– WWE has officially announced Kane vs. CM Punk for this Sunday’s Backlash pay-per-view.
– The DVD for WWE and John Cena’s 12 Rounds will feature several alternative endings to the movie that were filmed but never used in the theatrical release. No word yet on the release date for the DVD but it will be marketed as the “Extreme Cut” of the movie and will be available in standard and Blu-ray formats.
– As noted earlier, RAW did a 3.74 rating this week with an average of 5.3 million viewers. The first hour averaged 5,101,000 viewers and the second hour averaged 5,498,000. The median age was 38.6 years old with a male skew of 65%. RAW ranked #2 in Adults 18-49, and #1 in Males 18-49 for the evening. This is up 2% from last week’s Adults 18-49 and down 7% in last week’s Males 18-49.