Archive for November, 2012

Week 12 Wrap: Panthers/Eagles Nears Season-Low on ESPN

Two disappointing teams attracted disappointing numbers on ESPN.

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Spurs/Heat Viewership Up Big, With a Caveat

Compared to a Thanksgiving night stinker between the Wizards and Hawks two years ago, viewership more than doubled for Thursday’s controversial Spurs/Heat game.

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Week 12 Wrap: NBC Ekes Out Slight Increase For Pack/Giants Blowout

NBC did well enough, considering the circumstances, for last week’s “Sunday Night Football” blowout.

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Week 12 Wrap: Another Decline For FOX NFL National Window

For the fourth time in six telecasts this season, the NFL national window on FOX suffered a decline from last year.

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Week 12 Wrap: CBS’ Texans/Lions Has Biggest Decline of Thanksgiving Day

CBS was the only network to suffer a double-digit decline for NFL action on Thanksgiving Day.

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Week 12 Wrap: Washington/Dallas Hits Season-High and Three-Year Low

FOX hit a season-high in viewership for NFL action on Thanksgiving Day, but was still down from last year.

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Week 12 Wrap: Pats/Jets A Real Turkey For NBC

The Jets were America’s tryptophan on Thanksgiving night.

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NCAA Week 13: ND/USC Earns Fifth-Best College Football Audience Since ’91

One of the largest college football audiences in the past two decades tuned in to watch Notre Dame clinch an appearance in the BCS National Championship Game.

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NFL Week 12: ESPN Has Decline in Overnights For Battle of Beleaguered Teams

One of the busiest weeks on the NFL calendar ended with a dud on Monday night.

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Idle Notes: News Corp. Acquires YES Stake (Also: YouTube/NBA Deal, NHL Lockout)

News Corporation has acquired a major stake in the YES Network.

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