ESPN (as usual) dominates sports networks for week ending November 23, 2014

If it seems like these rankers never change from a relative ranking perspective that’s because they usually don’t.  NFL Network will fade once it has no more games to air, but that’s still a few weeks into the future. Primetime for the week ending November 23: Net Viewers (000) Viewers 18-49 (000) ESPN  3,538  1,633 NFLN  1,137  498 ESP2  465  158 FS1  351  157 ESNU  223  86 NBAT  160  67 NBCS…

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CBS national game scores better overnight rating than close Cowboys-Giants.

The CBS late afternoon national game (Dolphins/Broncos or 49ers/Redskins) scored a 17.4 household rating with a 31 share for the window — its second-best performance for the national game on CBS trailing November 2nd’s 18.6/32 (Broncos/Patriots). Meanwhile the overnight household rating for the Dallas Cowboys vs. NY Giants rating was a 14.0 with a 22 percent share.

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Cable Sports TV Ratings for Tuesday November 18, 2014

Technically, the 19 minute pregame for Kansas vs. Kentucky led all the cable sports networks on Tuesday, but the two-hour and ten minute Kansas vs. Kentucky blowout led “real” sports followed by Michigan St vs. Duke. Table is sorted from most-viewed to least-viewed today and it looks like the data received today didn’t include anything that “scratched” (too few Nielsen panelists for Nielsen to validate the numbers). Below the first table…

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Cable Sports TV Ratings for Monday November 17, 2014

The Steelers/Titans Monday Night Football matchup on ESPN easily led the sports networks (and all of cable, for that matter) in total viewership and with adults 18-49. 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. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Monday November 17, 2014:

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