Archive for December 13th, 2011

Ratings: Big Ten and Pac-12 Championships, College Gameday, Chevron World Challenge

Recent sports TV ratings notes, including a viewership record for ESPN’s College Gameday, ratings and viewership for the Big Ten and Pac-12 championship games on FOX, and a decline in viewership for Tiger Woods‘ win […]

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Heisman Trophy Presentation Second-Most Viewed on ESPN

The 2011 Heisman Trophy Presentation neared a viewership record on Saturday. ESPN earned a 2.9 U.S. rating and 4.603 million viewers for coverage of the Heisman Trophy Presentation Saturday night, up 26% in ratings and […]

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College Football Wrap: Ratings Flat For CBS’ SEC Coverage As Well (UPDATED)

Despite airing the highest rated college football game in five years, CBS’ SEC coverage was only able to pull even with last year. CBS averaged a 4.2 rating for SEC football games during the 2011 […]

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College Football Wrap: Ratings Even For Games on ABC

Ratings held steady for college football on ABC during the 2011 regular season. ABC averaged 3.5 rating for college football coverage this season, even with last year (3.5) and down 10% from 2009 (3.9).

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Week 13 Wrap: Chargers/Jaguars Down Big on ESPN

Thanks to a less-than-tantalizing matchup, Monday Night Football earned less-than-spectacular numbers in Week 13. The Week 13 Chargers/Jaguars Monday Night Football game earned a 6.1 U.S. rating and 9.5 million viewers on ESPN December 5, […]

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Week 13 Wrap: No Broncos, No Problem For CBS

Despite losing Broncos/Vikings to FOX, CBS’ Week 13 NFL singleheader ended up with a big increase in ratings and viewership. The Week 13 NFL singleheader window drew an 11.5 final rating and 19.010 million viewers […]

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Week 13 Wrap: FOX Earns Highest NFL Regular Season Rating Since 2007

With the undefeated Packers facing the big market Giants, the Week 13 NFL national window scored impressive numbers on FOX. The Week 13 NFL national window, featuring Packers/Giants in 77% of TV markets, earned a […]

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NFL Week 14: Another Stinker For Monday Night Football

For the second straight week, ESPN put up mediocre numbers for Monday Night Football. The Week 14 edition of Monday Night Football, pitting the 2-10 Rams against the 5-7 Seahawks, earned a 7.0 overnight rating […]

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CBS’ Anthony Joins NBA TV’s ‘Fan Night’

CBS college basketball analyst Greg Anthony has joined NBA TV as an analyst for the network’s ‘Fan Night’ coverage. Anthony will work alongside host Ernie Johnson, Jr. and analyst Chris Webber on NBA TV’s weekly […]

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