Archive for November, 2011

Ratings: Week 12 College Football Final Ratings (ABC, CBS, NBC)

Catching up on some college football numbers delayed by the Thanksgiving holiday, including a season-high for college football on ABC, a steep decline for the SEC on CBS, and a slight bump for the season […]

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Week 11 Wrap: Strong Numbers For FOX Singleheader

The undefeated Packers helped FOX to some strong numbers in Week 11 of the season. The Week 11 NFL singleheader window, featuring Buccaneers/Packers in 39% of markets, earned a 12.2 final rating and 20.025 million […]

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Week 11 Wrap: CBS Sets Season-Low For NFL on Broadcast

Catching up on some delayed NFL numbers, CBS set a pair of season lows during Week 11. The first game of the Week 11 NFL doubleheader on CBS earned a 6.9 final rating and 10.752 […]

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MLS to Make NBCSN Debut March 11; White Joins as Lead Voice

Major League Soccer will debut on NBC Sports Group on the second day of the 2012 season. The first MLS match on NBC Sports Group will air on Sunday, March 11 on NBC Sports Network, […]

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ESPN’s Valentine, Meyer, Head Back to Coaching Ranks

Two of ESPN’s highest-profile analysts have left the network for coaching positions. Lead ESPN MLB analyst Bobby Valentine has ended his second short stint with the network after accepting the vacant position of Red Sox […]

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Report: NBA to Expand Christmas Day Slate to Five Games

The NBA will add to games to the Christmas Day schedule, according to a report by the New York Times. The New York Times reported Tuesday that the abbreviated 2011-12 NBA regular season will begin […]

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Report: Christmas Day Celtics/Knicks Game to Air on TNT

With Christmas Day set to double as NBA Opening Night, TNT will reportedly air one of the three games originally slated for ESPN/ABC. The Christmas Day Celtics/Knicks NBA regular season game will move from ESPN […]

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NFL Week 12: Fourth Increase in Five Weeks For ‘MNF’

For the fourth time in the past five weeks, overnight ratings improved for ESPN’s Monday Night Football. The Week 12 edition of Monday Night Football, pitting the Giants against the Saints, earned a 10.0 overnight […]

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Ratings: NHL on NBC, Crosby’s Return, Bayou Classic

Recent sports TV ratings notes, including numbers for Friday’s Bruins/Red Wings game on NBC, local ratings for Sidney Crosby‘s return, and a decline for college football’s Bayou Classic.

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NCAA Week 13: Despite #1 vs. #3 Matchup, Arkansas/LSU Down on CBS

Overnight ratings were mixed for the two college football games on CBS over the holiday weekend. Friday’s #3 Arkansas/#1 LSU college football game earned a 6.1 overnight rating on CBS, down 19% from last year […]

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