Raiders-Texans, SportsCenter, NFL Countdown top cable sports TV ratings for Saturday January 7, 2017

January 10, 2017

The Oakland Raiders versus Houston Texans Wild Card weekend round NFL playoff averaged 25.3 million across ESPN and ABC. The 6.339 million in the table below is just the ESPN portion. Please follow @SportsTVRatings on Twitter because I tweet some numbers there that I don’t post on the web site. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Saturday January 7, 2017: (includes overall cable top-10) Note to readers using mobile phones: the tables are…

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CFP Semifinals (Washington-Alabama; Ohio State-Clemson) top cable sports TV ratings for Saturday December 31, 2016

  Please follow @SportsTVRatings on Twitter because I tweet some numbers there that I don’t post on the web site. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Saturday December 31, 2016: (includes overall cable top-10) 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)…

January 4, 2017
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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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