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RATINGS SHOW AMERICA’S READY FOR FOOTBALL

September 10, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Viewers were clearly ready for the return of Sunday Night Football as the Pittsburgh-Denver matchup attracted an estimated 23.89 million viewers, peaking in the 8:30 p.m. half-hour with 26.61 million. An NFL football overrun on Fox at 7:00 p.m. drew 18.45 million viewers, and an overrun of the U.S. Tennis: Men’s Final on CBS at […]

RATINGS: NETWORKS SERVE LEFT-OVER TURKEY

December 7, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The week following the Thanksgiving holiday saw a peculiar shift in the Nielsen ratings. To be sure, there was the expected lineup of football telecasts in the top ten, with NBC’s Sunday Night Football taking the No. 1 spot as usual as it attracted 18.9 million viewers. Taking the No. 2 spot with even more […]

GLEE-FULLY, FOX TAKES OVER FIRST PLACE

November 3, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Ratings for last week’s World Series may have fallen to near-record levels for Fox, but, combined with solid numbers for the hit new series Glee, with its “Rocky Horror Show” episode, the long-running The OT, and a Halloween-themed episode of Raising Hope, Fox dominated among total adults and adults 18-49. Each of the other major […]