Archive for January 13th, 2012

Bowl Leftovers: Low Numbers For Capital One, Gator Bowls

Ratings for the Capital One and Gator Bowls went in opposite directions this year, though both games remained well below par. The 2012 Capital One Bowl, won by #9 South Carolina over #20 Nebraska, earned […]

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Bowl Leftovers: Ratings Down For Liberty, Outback Bowls on ABC

The only bowl games of the season on ABC both suffered declines in ratings and viewership. The 2012 Outback Bowl, won by #17 Michigan State over #16 Georgia in triple-overtime, earned a 5.1 final rating […]

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Bowl Leftovers: Sun Bowl Ratings Drop Double-Digits

Ratings and viewership for the Sun Bowl fell to a three-year low. The 2011 Sun Bowl, an overtime victory for Utah over Georgia Tech, earned a 2.7 final rating and 4.105 million viewers on CBS […]

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Bowl Leftovers: Cotton Bowl Down, But Second-Highest Rated Since ’98

Ratings and viewership declined for the Cotton Bowl on FOX, but the numbers were still among the best of the past decade. The 2012 Cotton Bowl, won by #6 Arkansas over #6 Kansas State, earned […]

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NBC Reportedly Interested in ESPN’s Van Pelt

He may or may not be the “top ESPN name” discussed in December, but ESPN’s Scott Van Pelt has reportedly attracted the interest of NBC Sports Group. NBC is prepared to go after ESPN anchor […]

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