Archive for January 4th, 2012

Bowls: Overnights Down For Capital One, Outback Bowls; Gator Bowl Up

The Gator Bowl was the lone bright spot among the non-BCS bowls on ESPN, ESPN2 and ABC January 2. ESPN2 earned a 2.2 overnight rating for the Florida/Ohio State Gator Bowl on Monday, up 10% […]

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Week 17 Wrap: Cowboys/Giants Sets Viewership Record on NBC

Sunday’s battle for the last NFL playoff berth earned the largest regular season NFL audience on NBC since the network resumed airing games in 2006. The Week 17 Cowboys/Giants Sunday Night Football game earned a […]

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BCS: Sugar Bowl Nets Mere 6.3 Overnight, Second-Lowest Ever For BCS Bowl

Preliminary numbers indicate that the Sugar Bowl will rank as one of the lowest rated BCS bowls of all-time. Tuesday’s #13 Michigan/#11 Virginia Tech Orange Bowl earned a mere 6.3 overnight rating on ESPN, down […]

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BCS: Final Ratings For Fiesta Bowl Up 35%

While the Rose Bowl sank to a record low, final ratings for the Fiesta Bowl were up by over a third. The 2012 Fiesta Bowl, won by #3 Oklahoma State over #4 Stanford in overtime, […]

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BCS: Record-Low Rating For the Rose Bowl

Final ratings for the Rose Bowl rose from the overnight, but remained the lowest in the history of the event. The 2012 Rose Bowl, won by #5 Oregon over #10 Wisconsin, earned a 10.2 U.S. […]

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