NFL Countdown, PBA Bowling, NFL Gameday, Australian Open lead cable sports networks for Sunday February 1, 2015

February 3, 2015

With Super Bowl coverage on the broadcast networks sucking most of the wind out of the cable world on Sunday, ESPN’s NFL countdown led all the cable sports networks with 1.618 million viewers and a 0.7 adults 18-49 rating.  Unless you consider the Puppy Bowl a sporting event. In that case, it was the top sports show of the day with 2.767 million viewers for the 3p telecast on Animal…

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Sugar Bowl, Rose Bowl, Cotton Bowl lead cable sports networks for Thursday January 1, 2015

January 7, 2015

Sure, it’s old news by now that the Sugar Bowl college football playoff between Ohio State and Alabama was the most-watched program on the cable sports networks with 28.271 million and that the Rose Bowl between Florida State and Oregon was right behind it averaging 28.164 million. But we’re trying to get back on track with the posting.  ESPN started the year off right with those two games marking the…

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Arkansas/Texas, Clemson/Oklahoma, Texas A&M/West Virginia lead cable sports TV ratings for Monday December 29, 2014

December 31, 2014

Arkansas’s 31-7 beating of Texas in the Texas Bowl on ESPN topped Monday cable sports with 5.758 million viewers and a 1.8 adults 18-49 rating. Clemson’s win over Oklahoma in the Citrus Bowl averaged 4.896 million viewers and a 1.51 adults 18-49 rating. Texas A&M’s victory over West Virginia in the Liberty Bowl averaged 3.302 million viewers and a 1.0 adults 18-49 rating. Toledo vs. Duke college basketball on ESPN2 averaged 805,000 viewers….

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NFL Countdown, Premier League, PBA Bowling: cable sports TV ratings for Sunday December 28, 2014

December 30, 2014

NFL countdown led cable sports network viewership for Sunday averaging 1.92 million viewers and a 0.8 adults 18-49 rating. PBA Bowling coverage at 1p on ESPN averaged 653,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. Premier League action on NBCSN at 9am with Southampton vs Chelsea averaged 432,000 viewers and a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating.  New Castle United vs. Everton averaged 395,000 and a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating. Tottenham Hotspur vs. Manchester United  at 7:00a…

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NFL Countdown, SportCenter, Liverpool FC vs Arsenal FC Premier League Lead Cable Sports TV Ratings for Sunday December 21, 2014

December 23, 2014

Sunday NFL Countdown on ESPN led the cable sports networks on Sunday with 1.83 million viewers and a few SportsCenter telecasts that averaged under a million viewers.  NBCSN again showed some relative strength with Sunday Premiere league action with the 11am ET Liverpool FC vs. Arsenal FC match averaging 827,000 viewers. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Sunday December 21, 2014: Program Net Day Start-End Viewers (000) NFL COUNTDOWN           L ESPN…

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Eagles/Redskins, Chargers/49ers lead Cable Sports TV Ratings for Saturday December 20, 2014

December 23, 2014

The Philadelphia Eagles vs. the Washington Redskins easily led the sports cable channels on Saturday with 7.18 million viewers. Note: the later Chargers/49ers game was also telecast on CBS, the Eagles/Redskins game was exclusive to NFL Network. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Saturday December 20 2014: Program Net Day Start-End Viewers (000) THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL NFLN Sat 04:31P-07:36P 7176 NFLN SAT NT KICK-OFF1 NFLN Sat 07:40P-07:57P 5504 NFLN SAT NT KICK-OFF2…

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NFL Countdown, SportCenter, Premier League Lead Cable Sports TV Ratings for Sunday December 14, 2014

December 16, 2014

Sunday NFL Countdown on ESPN led the cable sports networks on Sunday. This is sorted  alphabetically by Network then 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 Sunday December 14, 2014: Program Net Day Start-End Viewers (000) NFL COUNTDOWN           L ESPN Sun 10:00A-01:00P  1,668 SPORTSCENTER 1AM        L ESPN Sun 12:30A-02:00A  879 SPORTSCENTER…

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Heisman presentation, The U Part 2 lead Cable Sports TV Ratings for Saturday December 13, 2014

December 16, 2014

The Heisman Trophy presentation garnered 3.151 million viewers, down nearly 25% from last year’s 4.183 million, but still easily led cable sports network viewership on Saturday. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Saturday December 13 2014: Program Net Day Start-End Viewers (000) HEISMAN TROPHY     L ESPN Sat 08:00P-09:08P  3,151 ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESPN Sat 09:08P-11:07P  1,877 NCAA FOOTBALL CHAMPS  L ESPN Sat 12:00P-03:18P  1,447 SPORTSCENTER EARLY      L ESPN Sat 07:20P-08:00P  1,091 COLLEGE…

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