Archive for January 9th, 2012

Bruins Set Another Ratings Record in Boston

The defending Stanley Cup champion Boston Bruins have continued to rack up impressive numbers locally, with Saturday’s rematch against the Canucks setting a new record. Saturday’s Canucks/Bruins NHL regular season game earned an 8.9 rating […]

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ESPN2 to Televise New York City Marathon

Starting this year, the New York City Marathon will be televised live on ESPN2. ESPN has agreed to a five-year deal with New York Road Runners to televise the New York City marathon. As part […]

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BCS: Orange Bowl Lowest Rated Since 1993; Worst BCS Rating Ever

The Orange Bowl earned one of the lowest ratings in recent memory for a marquee sporting event. The 2012 Orange Bowl, won by #23 West Virginia over #15 Clemson in a 37-point blowout, drew a […]

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BCS: Sugar Bowl Lowest Rated Since 1994

Ratings for the Sugar Bowl were the lowest in eighteen years and the third-lowest for any Bowl Championship Series telecast. The 2012 Sugar Bowl, an overtime victory for #13 Michigan over #11 Virginia Tech, earned […]

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Wild Card: Overnights Up Slightly For Falcons/Giants Blowout

The Giants’ uncompetitive Wild Card victory over the Falcons managed to eke out an increase in overnight ratings Sunday afternoon. The Falcons/Giants NFC Wild Card game earned an 18.9 overnight rating on FOX Sunday afternoon, […]

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Wild Card: Steelers/Broncos Earns Best Wild Card Overnight Since ’88

Aided by an overtime finish between two strong TV draws, CBS earned the highest NFL Wild Card overnight rating in twenty-four years Sunday. The Steelers/Broncos AFC Wild Card game earned a 25.9 overnight rating on […]

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