via press release:
NFL NETWORK POSTS THIRD HIGHEST PRESEASON VIEWERSHIP OF ALL-TIME FOR MONDAY NIGHT’S JETS-GIANTS GAME
NFL Network is Only Network to Show Live NFL Games Nationally this Week:
Colts-Bengals & Broncos-Cardinals Thursday Night Doubleheader Beginning at 7:00 PM ET
Raiders-Seahawks Friday at 10:30 PM ET
Fantasy Football Players--Final Week to Order NFL.com’s NFL Preseason Live to Watch All the Games & NFL.com Fantasy Football Signups Continue
The rescheduled live Monday night game featuring the battle of New York where the Jets defeated the Giants 17-3 delivered an average of 1.78 million viewers on NFL Network. It was the third highest viewership for a preseason game in the network’s history.
Six of the top 10 all-time most-watched preseason games on NFL Network have aired this year as the NFL gets “Back to Football” and ready for the regular season to begin.
NFL Network is the only national network with live games in the final week of preseason. On Thursday, September 1, NFL Network features a pair of live games, starting at 7:00 PM ET when the Indianapolis Colts visit the Cincinnati Bengals. At 10:00 PM ET, the Arizona Cardinals host the Denver Broncos in Glendale, Arizona. On Friday, September 2 at 10:30 PM ET, the Oakland Raiders travel to take on the Seattle Seahawks.