Michigan-Florida State Orange Bowl tops cable sports TV ratings for Friday December 30, 2016

January 3, 2017

  Please follow @SportsTVRatings on Twitter because I tweet stuff there that I don’t post on the web site. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Friday December 30, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows + the most-watched Gunsmoke on TV Land Classic) Note to readers using mobile phones: the tables are  easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. – All data ©Nielsen (data provided by a variety of TV network…

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Arkansas-Virginia Tech, Oklahoma State-Colorado top cable sports TV ratings for Thursday December 29, 2016

January 3, 2017

  Please follow @SportsTVRatings on Twitter because I tweet stuff there that I don’t post on the web site. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday December 29, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows + the most-watched Gunsmoke on TV Land Classic) Note to readers using mobile phones: the tables are  easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. – All data ©Nielsen (data provided by a variety of TV network…

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CFP Semifinals viewership up but still well below 2 years ago (Updated)

January 1, 2017

Update: Per ESPN the early game (Peach Bowl) averaged 19.344 million across ESPN & ESPN2, up 23% from last year. The late game Fiesta Bowl averaged 19.236 million, up 3% from last year’s late game. — Did New Years Eve being on a Saturday (vs a Thursday last year) help? Maybe a little but not as much as not having the games on New Year’s Eve will help. Clemson’s beatdown…

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