NFL Games Rank as 12 Most-Watched Shows This Fall

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October 9th, 2013

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via press release:


Games Top Local Ratings in 27 of 30 NFL Markets

The CBS national telecast (mostly Broncos-Cowboys) was the most watched TV program with 28.3 million average viewers last week (Sept. 30 – Oct. 6) topping competition which included the second week of the primetime TV season and MLB playoffs.

For the season, NFL games rank as the 12 most-watched TV shows since Labor Day, including the five most-watched shows in primetime. Following are the most-watched programs this fall:

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  • Ultima

    While it’s no surprise to see the Sunday National games on CBS and FOX topping Sunday Night Football, it’s unusual to see FOX singleheader games that high on the list!

  • romo

    Because its so early in the season.

  • Ultima

    Because its so early in the season.

    FOX singleheaders haven’t been beating Sunday Night Football the past few years (early in the season or otherwise).

  • ME


  • HalCapone

    It’s all about the match-ups. Who cares what network is broadcasting them (except the network suits and the advertisers).

  • ENTPgal

    Broncos<3 Yes! Ratings rock stars. ^_^

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