TCU-SMU, USC-Utah, Pardon the Interruption top cable sports TV ratings for Friday September 23, 2016

September 26, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Friday September 23, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows + most-watched Gunsmoke rerun on TV Land) This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. But you can sort it almost any way you want – the time sort doesn’t really work, but everything else does. The search feature is great, too. Note to readers using mobile phones: the tables are still easier to read/scroll through if you…

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Texans-Patriots viewership up versus 2015

September 23, 2016

The New England Patriots beatdown of the Houston Texans averaged 17.55 million viewers on CBS & NFL Network. Up 4% versus the 16.9 million for last year’s Giants-Redskins game the same week. With NFL ratings down over the first two weeks, particularly in primetime some folks are (too) quick to assume cause and effect.  Among the popular narratives for explaining the declines over the first two weeks are the evergreen…

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Texans-Patriots, Clemson-Georgia Tech, SportsCenter top cable sports TV ratings for Thursday September 22, 2016

September 23, 2016

The New England Patriots beatdown of the Houston Texans averaged 17.55 million across CBS and NFL Network (does not include Twitter.) The 3.41 million in the table below is just the cable television portion on NFL Network. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday September 22, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows + most-watched Gunsmoke rerun on TV Land) This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. But you can sort it almost…

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Reminder: You can watch Vin Scully’s final broadcast for free on MLB.tv

September 23, 2016

I’ve seen some handwringing about what a travesty it is that no national network is televising Vin Scully’s final game. I haven’t seen as much promotion about how if you want to see/hear Vin’s final broadcast, unless you live in San Francisco you don’t have to miss it!  The game will be available for free via MLB.tv. Coverage of Dodgers-Giants starts at noon ET. Blackout rules apply, but the game will be on local broadcast…

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Red Sox-Orioles, Giants-Dodgers top cable sports TV ratings for Wednesday September 21, 2016

September 22, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Wednesday September 21, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows + most-watched Gunsmoke rerun on TV Land) This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. But you can sort it almost any way you want – the time sort doesn’t really work, but everything else does. The search feature is great, too. Note to readers using mobile phones: the tables are still easier to read/scroll through if you…

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WWE Smackdown, USA-Canada World Cup of Hockey top cable sports-ish TV ratings for Tuesday September 20, 2016

September 21, 2016

New table format for today. Sortable and searchable. I really like the way the search feature works. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Tuesday September 20, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows) This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. But you can sort it any way you want! The search feature is great, too. Note to readers using mobile phones: the tables are still easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your…

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Testing new table format, please ignore if you don’t care

September 21, 2016

Just testing out a new table format.  It’s a few minutes of extra work per day, but theoretically it provides several improvements. It’s sortable I really like the way the way the table search works Theoretically it provides a better (or at least no worse) experience on mobile phones. That’s one of the things I’m testing The only downsides I can see are: If you’re a lover of a big…

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Eagles-Bears, SportsCenter, WWE RAW top cable sports-ish TV ratings for Monday September 19, 2016

September 20, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Monday, September 19, 2016: (includes overall cable top-10 & most-watched ‘Gunsmoke’ on TV Land) This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster way to go if you’re looking for something specific. Note to readers using mobile phones: on most phones the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. Program Episode…

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