Packers-Vikings ‘Sunday Night Football’ viewership down 14% from last year’s week 2 game (Updated)

September 19, 2016

Update: The game averaged 22.8 million viewers on NBC, down 14% from the 26.4 million for last year’s week 2 game (Packers-Seahawks) but up 2% from 2014’s week 2 game (Bears-49ers.) Original post: The Minnesota Vikings “Sunday Night Football” win over the Green Bay Packers averaged a 13.7 overnight rating, down 16% from last year’s Seahawks-Packers week two contest that averaged a 16.3 overnight rating (which was the 2nd-best week…

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Seattle on top in NFL local market rankings for the week of December 21-27, 2015

January 4, 2016

Seattle topped the local market NFL franchise ratings for the week of December 21-27, 2015 with a 44.8/73 household rating/share for the Rams-Seahawks week 16 contest. 44.8% of the Seatle-Tacoma market is around 791,000 homes (by contrast 17.2% of the NYC market is around 1.3 million homes). Here’s a list ranking the number of homes in each Nielsen market. via the NFL (note the table only lists NFL markets where an NFL game was the #1 telecast for…

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Denver on top in NFL local market rankings for the week of November 23-29, 2015

December 4, 2015

Denver topped the local market NFL franchise ratings for the week of November 23-29 with a 48.6/70 household rating/share for the Patriots-Broncos week 12 contest. 48.6% of the Denver market is around 766,000 homes. Here’s a list ranking the number of homes in each Nielsen market. via the NFL (note the table only lists NFL markets where an NFL game was the #1 telecast for the week, if your local team played a game that week and isn’t…

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Seattle on top in NFL local market rankings for the week of November 9-15, 2015

November 20, 2015

Seattle topped the local market NFL franchise ratings for the week of November 9-15 with a 48.1/69 household rating/share for the Arizona Cardinals vs Seattle Seahawks week 10 contest. 48.1% of the Denver market is around 758,000 homes. Here’s a list ranking the number of homes in each Nielsen market. via the NFL (note the table only lists NFL markets where an NFL game was the #1 telecast for the week, if your local team played a game…

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Denver on top in NFL local market rankings for the week of October 26-November 1, 2015

November 5, 2015

Denver topped the local market NFL franchise ratings for the 8th week of the season with a 49.0/70 household rating share for the Green Bay Packers vs Denver Broncos week 8 contest. 49% of the Denver market is around 772,000 homes. Here’s a list ranking the number of homes in each Nielsen market. via the NFL (note the table only lists NFL markets where an NFL game was the #1 telecast for the week, if…

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New Orleans on top in NFL local market rankings for the week of October 19-25, 2015

October 29, 2015

With the Packers in a bye week, Milwaukee took a week off from this list and  New Orleans topped the NFL’s local market ratings for Sunday’s Saints-Colts game  with a 46.6 household rating. The streamed Bills-Jags game still aired on TV locally in Buffalo and Jacksonville and Buffalo ranked as 4th-best local market rating for the week for that game. Jacksonville ranked 14th. 46.6 % of the Mew Orleans  market is around 295,000 homes. Here’s…

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Milwaukee back on top in NFL local market rankings for the week of October 12-18, 2015

October 22, 2015

Milwaukee topped local market NFL ratings for the 5th week of the season with a 50.8/74 household rating share for the San Diego Chargers versus Green Bay Packers week 6 contest. 50.8% of the Milwaukee market is around 448,000 homes. Here’s a list ranking the number of homes in each Nielsen market. via the NFL (note the table only lists NFL markets where an NFL game was the #1 telecast for the week, if your local team…

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Seattle tops NFL local market rankings for the week of October 5-11, 2015

October 15, 2015

Seattle topped local market NFL ratings for the 5th week of the season with a 46.3/70 household rating share for the Seahawks’  week 4 Monday Night Football contest versus the Detroit Lions (the rest of the games in the list below were week 5 games). This doesn’t mean more people in Seattle watched football than in New York, it just means a (much) higher percentage of people in Seattle watched football than in…

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