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The Sked: Saturday Ratings 12.26.2015

Posted December 27, 2015 by Mitch Metcalf

NOTE: CBS fast nationals inflated by local broadcast pre-emptions for NFL (Redskins at Eagles aired nationally on NFL Network) in Philadelphia (KYW) and Washington, DC (WUSA). DEMOGRAPHIC DETAIL: For each broadcast program (or hour segment), the chart below displays preliminary key advertiser demographics (adult 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54 ratings), audience skews (women 18-49, men 18-49 and […]

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SHOWBUZZDAILY SATURDAY NETWORK SCORECARD – 1.7.2017

Posted January 8, 2017 by Mitch Metcalf

Playoff football was huge but down. DEMOGRAPHIC DETAIL: For each broadcast program (or hour segment), the chart below displays preliminary key advertiser demographics (adult 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54 ratings), audience skews (women 18-49, men 18-49 and adults 50+ shares) and total viewership (thousands of people over the age of 2). Ratings analysis follows the chart. NBC:  […]

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SHOWBUZZDAILY TUESDAY NETWORK SCORECARD – 6.14.2016

Posted June 15, 2016 by Mitch Metcalf

  Fair results for some ABC premieres. DEMOGRAPHIC DETAIL: For each broadcast program (or hour segment), the chart below displays preliminary key advertiser demographics (adult 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54 ratings), audience skews (women 18-49, men 18-49 and adults 50+ shares) and total viewership (thousands of people over the age of 2). Ratings analysis and comparisons follow […]

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THE SKED: 1st Pre-Look at NBC’s New Midseason Comedies – UPDATED

Posted May 15, 2011 by Mitch Salem

> DISCLAIMER: These initial impressions are based on the clips (usually 3-5 minutes) released by the networks to use in their Upfront presentations and for promos.  They’re chosen to sell the show, not to accurately represent it.  So take the reactions below with a large satchel of salt–we may well feel differently about these shows […]

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New Year’s Eve Ratings — ABC Thumps Everyone Else

Posted January 1, 2013 by Mitch Metcalf

ABC dominated New Year’s Eve, as usual.  In prime time, ABC averaged a 3.1 rating with adults 18-49 in the fast nationals.  The evening started with a tribute to Dick Clark (a 2.6 rating from 8-10 pm) and built to a 4.1 rating from 10-11 pm for Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest. […]

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NIELSENWAR: Last Stop Before Sweeps

Posted October 28, 2013 by Mitch Salem

  As we approach the start of November sweeps on Halloween night, most of the networks are locking in their back order/cancellation plans, with one conspicuous exception. First, some big-picture numbers: Network Weekly Averages  –  1st 5 Weeks of Season NBC:  3.07/2.81/2.66/2.97/2.44 FOX:  2.16/1.75/2.42/1.85/3.26 CBS:  2.24/2.46/1.86/2.19/1.89 ABC:  2.29/2.08/1.81/1.90/1.75 CW:  0.27/0.53/0.68/0.77/0.67 (Note:  a fair amount of the […]

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UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 7.19.2016

Posted July 20, 2016 by Mitch Metcalf

      NETWORK FINALS:  AMERICA’S GOT TALENT and HOTEL HELL gained 0.1 in final numbers, but NBC’s REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION coverage and the 8:30PM rerun of FRESH OFF THE BOAT lost the same.       Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart     CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  USA’s WWE SMACKDOWN made its move from Thursday […]

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SKEDBALL: Weekly Sports TV Ratings 4.22-4.28.2019

Posted April 30, 2019 by Mitch Metcalf

Here are the full week sports ratings for Monday April 22 through Sunday April 28, 2019.  Eligible programs include sporting events on broadcast and cable networks (minimum audience size 300K P2+ live+same day).  Programs are grouped by sport and ranked within each sport by P2+ audience size. For comparison, here is the similar chart for the same […]

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