NASCAR Sprint Cup: Chicagoland, NFL Countdown, Yankees-Red Sox top cable sports TV ratings for Sunday September 18, 2016

September 20, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Sunday September 18, 2016: (includes overall cable top-10) 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 Network Episode Start End Total Viewers (000) Viewers…

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Texas-California, Texas A&M-Auburn, College Gameday top cable sports TV ratings for Saturday September 17, 2016

September 20, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Saturday September 17, 2016: (includes overall cable top-10) 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 Network Episode Start End Total Viewers (000) Viewers…

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Baylor-Rice, Pardon the Interruption, SportsCenter top cable sports TV ratings for Friday September 16, 2016

September 19, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Friday, September 16, 2016: (includes top-1o for all cable shows and the 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…

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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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“First Take” TV ratings with and without Skip Bayless in the “Undisputed” era

September 18, 2016

Update October 24: here’s the most up-to-date data. My guess is that FS1 had to be hoping for more (ratings-wise) from “Skip & Shannon: Undisputed.” That guess could be wrong, but even if FS1’s execs aren’t jumping for joy over “Undisputed’s” numbers, at least ESPN2’s “First Take” is down 28 percent year over year through its first eight days competing with “Undisputed.” That must have the Fox Sports execs smiling at least a little. How much of “First Take’s”…

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Jets-Bills, Houston-Cincinnati top cable sports TV ratings for Thursday September 15, 2016

September 16, 2016

Thursday Night Football averaged 15.39 million across CBS and the NFL Network. The 3.388 million in the table below is just the NFL Network portion. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday September 15, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows plus 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….

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Pardon the Interruption, Orioles-Red Sox top cable sports TV ratings for Wednesday September 14, 2016

September 15, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Wednesday September 14, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows) 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 Net Start End Total Viewers…

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WWE Smackdown tops cable sports-ish TV ratings for Tuesday September 13, 2016

September 14, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Tuesday September 13, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows) 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 Net Start End Total Viewers…

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