October 27, 2014

SKEDBALL: Weekend Sports TV Ratings 10.25-26.2014

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Written by: Mitch Metcalf
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The ratings below are household ratings from the 56 television markets with local Nielsen meters for Saturday October 25 and Sunday October 26, 2014. The 56 markets (out of 210 total) cover about 70% of the US television population.

NFL: Week 8

6.6 rating FOX 9:30 am National (DET-ATL from London)
12.3 rating FOX 1 or 4 pm Single (mostly PHI-ARI at 4 pm or CHI-NE at 1 pm)
10.6 rating CBS 1:00 pm Regional (mostly SEA-CAR, BAL-CIN)
13.1 rating CBS 4:30 pm National (IND-PIT)
11.4 rating 8:30 pm NBC (GB-NO)

College Football: Week 9

3.3 rating CBS 3:30 pm #1-Mississippi State at Kentucky
3.3 rating ESPN2 3:30 pm Oregon State at Stanford
3.1 rating ABC 8:00 pm #13-Ohio State at Penn State
2.5 rating ABC 3:30 pm Michigan at #8-Michigan State
2.2 rating ESPN 12:00 pm Texas at #11-Kansas State
1.3 rating ESPN2 7:30 pm #4-Alabama at Tennessee
1.2 rating ESPN 11:00 pm #14-Arizona State at Washington
1.2 rating ESPN 3:30 pm #22-West Virginia at Oklahoma State
0.94 rating FOX 3:30 pm Texas Tech at #10-TCU
0.70 rating FS1 10:00 pm #20-USC at #19-Utah

Auto Racing

NASCAR Sprint Cup
2.3 rating ESPN 1:30 pm Sunday Martinsville, VA

NASCAR Truck Series

Formula One


World Series
8.1 rating FOX 8:00 pm Friday Game 3 Kansas City at San Francisco
7.1 rating FOX 8:00 pm Saturday Game 4 Kansas City at San Francisco
8.2 rating FOX 8:00 pm Sunday Game 5 Kansas City at San Francisco


English Premier League
0.30 rating NBCSN 7:30 am West Ham vs Manchester City
0.35 rating NBCSN 10:00 am Sunderland vs Arsenal
0.50 rating NBC 12:30 pm Swansea vs Leicester
0.27 rating NBCSN 9:30 am Newcastle vs Tottentham
0.86 rating NBC 12:00 pm Manchester United vs Chelsea

0.59 rating NBC 2:30 pm Saturday Seattle vs Los Angeles


About the Author

Mitch Metcalf
MITCH METCALF has been tracking every US film release of over 500 screens (over 2300 movies and counting) since the storied weekend of May 20, 1994, when Maverick and Beverly Hills Cop 3 inspired countless aficionados to devote their lives to the art of cinema. Prior to that, he studied Politics and Economics at Princeton in order to prepare for his dream of working in television. He has been Head of West Coast Research at ABC, then moved to NBC in 2000 and became Head of Scheduling for 11 years.