Archive for November 4th, 2011

NCAA Week 9: Big Ten Big For ESPN

ESPN scored strong numbers for a pair of Big Ten college football games last weekend. Saturday’s #15 Wisconsin/Ohio State college football game earned a 2.7 U.S. rating and 4.547 million viewers on ESPN, up 59% […]

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Chase For the Cup: Talladega, Martinsville Races Up

NASCAR’s Chase For the Cup is heating up on ESPN. Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Tums Fast Relief 500 from Martinsville, the seventh race of the Chase for the Cup, earned a 3.1 U.S. rating and […]

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Ratings: Temple/Ohio, MLS Playoffs, Buffalo Sabres

Recent sports TV ratings notes, including Wednesday’s Temple/Ohio game on ESPN (compared to last year’s NBA Opening Week coverage), MLS regular season and playoff ratings on ESPN2, and a strong start for the NHL’s Sabres.

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Week 8 Wrap: Through Nine Games, ‘MNF’ Viewership Down 13%

For only the second time this season, ratings and viewership for ESPN’s Monday Night Football increased from last year. The Week 8 Chargers/Chiefs Monday Night Football game earned a 7.9 U.S. rating and 12.032 million […]

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Week 8 Wrap: ‘SNF’ Rises Without World Series Competition

Despite the lopsided outcome, Sunday’s game between the Cowboys and Eagles was up on NBC. The Week 8 Cowboys/Eagles Sunday Night Football game earned a 13.8 final rating and 22.994 million viewers on NBC, up […]

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