Raiders-Chiefs, Spurs-Bulls top cable sports TV ratings for Thursday December 8, 2016

December 12, 2016

The Raiders/Chiefs game averaged 17.4 million across NBC and NFL Network. The 3.774 million for the game in the table below is just the NFL Network portion. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday December 8, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows) 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…

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Cowboys-Vikings, Rockets-Warriors, Necaxa-America Liga MX top cable sports TV ratings for Thursday December 1, 2016

December 3, 2016

Apologies for the delay in posting these numbers. The Cowboys/Vikings game averaged 21.8 million across NBC and NFL Network. The 4.486 million for the game in the table below is just the NFL Network portion. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday December 1, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows + most-watched Gunsmoke rerun on TV Land) Note to readers using mobile phones: the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to…

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NFL’s primetime ratings woes continue with Chiefs-Broncos

November 28, 2016

  The Kansas City Chiefs win over the Denver Broncos in an overtime thriller drew an 11.8/20 overnight rating share. NBC Sports’ PR team did their job in spinning it that it topped the last Chiefs game and the last Broncos game on Sunday Night Football (an 11.0 and an 11.7 respectively.) But the game was way down — 27 percent –versus  last year’s week 12 Sunday night matchup, another…

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Thanksgiving: Redskins-Cowboys stiff arms Fox ratings record; NFL’s primetime woes continue

November 25, 2016

Fox had much to be thankful for. The late afternoon Thanksgiving day NFC East showdown between the Washington Redskins and the Dallas Cowboys averaged 35.1 million viewers. Per Fox that’s the most-watched regular season NFL game ever on Fox which began broadcasting NFL games in 1994. The NFC East and particularly the Dallas Cowboys being good/relevant is a boon for NFL ratings. Things weren’t as rosy for NBC in primetime…

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Saints-Panthers, Louisville-Houston top cable sports TV ratings for Thursday November 17, 2016

November 18, 2016

The Saints/Panthers game averaged 13.3 million across NBC and NFL Network. The 3.28 million for the game in the table below is just the NFL Network portion, Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday November 17, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows + most-watched Gunsmoke rerun on TV Land) Note to readers using mobile phones: the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. – All data…

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Seahawks-Patriots ‘Sunday Night Football’ posts best week 10 overnight rating in 5 years

November 14, 2016

The Seattle Seahawks win over the New England Patriots on ‘Sunday Night Football’ drew a 14.3/23 overnight rating/share (14.3% of the homes in the biggest 56 markets watched the game and 23% of the homes watching TV at the time were tuned-in.) That was the best week 10 overnight rating in 5 years (14.5 for Patriots-Jets in 2011) and up 13% from last year’s week 10 game (Cardinals-Seahawks) that drew…

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Browns-Ravens, Bulls-Heat, North Carolina-Duke football top cable sports TV ratings for Thursday November 10, 2016

November 11, 2016

  Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday November 10, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows + most-watched Gunsmoke rerun on TV Land) 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 sources and not directly from Nielsen) Note: viewership of around 100,000 or lower is technically what Nielsen…

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Falcons-Buccaneers, Thunder-Warriors, Celtics-Cavs top cable sports TV ratings for Thursday November 3, 2016

November 4, 2016

  Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday November 3, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows + most-watched Gunsmoke rerun on TV Land) 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 sources and not directly from Nielsen) Note: viewership of around 100,000 or lower is technically what Nielsen…

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