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SKEDBALL: Weekend Sports TV Ratings 10.10-11.2015

Posted October 12, 2015 by Mitch Metcalf

The ratings below are household ratings from the 56 television markets with local Nielsen meters for Saturday October 10 through Sunday October 11, 2015. The 56 markets (out of 210 total) cover about 70% of the US television population. Click here for sports ratings from the same NFL and college football weeks or the same calendar weekend […]

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SKEDBALL: March Madness Ratings through Championship

Posted April 4, 2017 by Mitch Metcalf

Updated ratings for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament through Championship Monday of March Madness. One game has been added to the CBS average. CBS averaged almost 8.4 million viewers 2+ for its 24 games this year, up a big +39% from last year and up +15% from the 2012-2016 average, as the Final Four and Championship game returned […]

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SKEDBALL: Weekend Sports TV Ratings 8.20-21.2016

Posted August 23, 2016 by Mitch Metcalf

Here are the weekend sports ratings for Saturday and Sunday August 20-21, 2016.  Eligible programs include sporting events on broadcast and cable networks (minimum audience size 150K P2+).  Programs are grouped by sport and ranked within each sport by P2+ audience size. For comparison, here is the same chart for the same weekend last year, August 22-23, […]

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SKEDBALL: World Series Ratings through Game 2

Posted October 23, 2014 by Mitch Metcalf

Game 2 of the World Series Wednesday night on FOX averaged a 3.4 adult 18-49, matching Game 1’s young adult rating.  Actually, if we look at the rating to two decimal places rather than the archaic one-tenth of a rating point, Game 2 (3.40) is slightly ahead of Game 1 (3.38).  But any reasonable person […]

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SKEDBALL: Weekend Sports TV Ratings 5.5-6.2018

Posted May 8, 2018 by Mitch Metcalf

Here are the weekend sports ratings for Saturday and Sunday May 5-6, 2018.  Eligible programs include sporting events on broadcast and cable networks (minimum audience size 300K P2+).  Programs are grouped by sport and ranked within each sport by P2+ audience size. For comparison, here is the same chart for the same weekend last year, May 6-7, […]

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SKEDBALL: Weekend Sports TV Ratings 11.24-25.2018

Posted November 28, 2018 by Mitch Metcalf

Here are the weekend sports ratings for Saturday and Sunday November 24-25, 2018.  Eligible programs include sporting events on broadcast and cable networks (minimum audience size 300K P2+).  Programs are grouped by sport and ranked within each sport by P2+ audience size. For comparison, here is the same chart for the same weekend last year, November 25-26, […]

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UPDATED — WORLD CUP SKEDBALL: Semifinals 2 of 2

Posted July 11, 2014 by Mitch Metcalf

UPDATE: The ratings for the Saturday July 5 match on ABC are in (along with the rest of last week’s broadcast ratings outside of prime time, which always take a while).  The Argentina vs Belgium Quarterfinal match averaged 4.6 million viewers 2+ (ranking #15 out of 62 matches so far).  In the key sales demographics […]

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SKEDBALL: Weekly Sports TV Ratings 2.10-2.16.2020

Posted February 19, 2020 by Mitch Metcalf

Here are the full week sports ratings for Monday February 10 through Sunday February 16, 2020.  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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