Archive for December 6th, 2011

NBC, CBS, Reportedly Jockeying For Patriots/Broncos Game

The recent success of the Denver Broncos has apparently prompted a squabble between NFL rightsholders NBC and CBS. According to multiple reports, NBC would like to use flexible scheduling to swap the currently scheduled Week […]

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Revised 2011-12 NBA National TV Schedule

The NBA released the revised 2011-12 regular season schedule on Tuesday. The abbreviated season is scheduled to begin on December 25, pending ratification of the tentative collective bargaining agreement by the owners and the National […]

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NBA Releases Revised Regular Season Schedule

Though the league and the players union still have to ratify the tentative collective bargaining agreement, the NBA released its revised 2011-12 regular season schedule on Tuesday. The regular season will begin on Christmas Day […]

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NHL Viewership Up 7% on Versus; Exclusive Games Up 15%

NHL viewership has risen on Versus through the first two months of the season. Through 22 games, Versus has averaged 322,000 viewers for regular season NHL coverage, up 7% from the comparable point last year […]

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Thanksgiving Leftovers: NHL on NBC, Texas/Texas A&M, National Dog Show

Final ratings and viewership for assorted Thanksgiving weekend telecasts, including the Black Friday Red Wings/Bruins game on NBC, Texas/Texas A&M on Thanksgiving night, and the National Dog Show.

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Thanksgiving Leftovers: Nearly Eight Million For Ohio State/Michigan

Despite the Noon ET start time, the latest chapter of the Ohio State/Michigan rivalry earned strong numbers for ABC. The November 26 clash between Ohio State and #15 Michigan earned a 5.1 final rating and […]

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Thanksgiving Leftovers: Over 10 Million For Arkansas/LSU on Black Friday

Though down from last year, CBS earned strong numbers for #3 Arkansas/#1 LSU on the day after Thanksgiving. LSU’s blowout win over Arkansas earned a 6.3 final rating and 10.444 million viewers on CBS November […]

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Week 12 Wrap: Singleheader Window Up Double-Digits on FOX

FOX scored solid numbers for NFL action in Week 12 of the season. The Week 12 NFL singleheader window, featuring Bears/Raiders in 40% of markets, earned a 10.4 final rating and 17.245 million viewers on […]

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Week 12 Wrap: Mixed Numbers For National Window

Despite a slight decline, CBS earned strong numbers for the NFL national window in Week 12. The Week 12 NFL national window, featuring Patriots/Eagles, earned a 15.5 final rating and 26.246 million viewers on CBS […]

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Week 12 Wrap: Thanksgiving Games Earn Best NFL Numbers of the Season

The traditional Thanksgiving Day NFL games earned the league’s largest television audiences of the season. The Week 12 Dolphins/Cowboys Thanksgiving Day game earned a 14.3 final rating and 30.901 million viewers on CBS, up 3% […]

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