Cable Sports TV Ratings for Friday November 21, 2014

Lebron and the Cleveland Cavaliers loss to the Washington Wizards on ESPN was Friday’s top cable sports programming with 1.87 million viewers. With numerous networks and telecasts I’m playing around with the sort format. This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster  if you’re looking for something specific. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Friday November 21, 2014:

Read More >>

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…

Read More >>

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.

Read More >>