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TUESDAY NFL GAME SCORES FOR NBC

January 12, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

NBC’s Sunday Night Football telecast of a game played on Tuesday night was the highest-rated program of last week, according to Nielsen Research. The Minnesota Vikings/ Philadelphia Eagles game that had been delayed because of blizzard weather conditions in Philadelphia on Sunday, attracted 23.7 million viewers. The actual Sunday Night Football telecast — that is, […]

IF IT’S TUESDAY, IT MUST BE … SUNDAY?

December 30, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

It was reportedly the first professional football game played on a Tuesday since 1946. No matter. Tuesday’s solecistically named Sunday Night Football telecast between the Minnesota Vikings and the Philadelphia Eagles, postponed because of the weekend blizzard, attracted 23.74 million viewers, making it one of the highest-rated regular-season football games in history. One day earlier […]

MNF MOVES THE GOAL POST

October 27, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

For the first time ever, a weekly sports telecast appears to have a lock on first place in the weekly Nielsen ratings. Indeed, the audience for NBC’s Sunday Night Football appears to be growing each week — with Sunday night’s Week 7 contest between the Minnesota Vikings and the Green Bay Packers averaging 25.7 million […]

NBC’S NFL COVERAGE SETS 14-YEAR RATINGS RECORD

September 13, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Thursday night’s NFL football game between the Minnesota Vikings and the New Orleans Saints turned out to be the highest rated primetime game broadcast by any network in 14 years and the highest-rated regular season game ever broadcast on NBC, according to Nielsen Research. Some 27.5 million viewers tuned in, making it the most-watched regular-season […]