'The NFL on CBS' Coverage of Chargers Win Over Bengals Scores Highest Early Sunday AFC Wild Card Playoff Rating in 19 Years

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January 6th, 2014

Bengals Chargers Wild Card

via press release:

“THE NFL ON CBS” COVERAGE OF CHARGERS WIN OVER BENGALS

SCORES HIGHEST RATING IN 19 YEARS

 

 

THE NFL ON CBS’s broadcast of the AFC Wild Card Playoff game featuring the San Diego Chargers win over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, Jan. 5 (1:00-4:15 PM, ET) scored an average overnight household rating/share of 20.3/38 which is the highest rating in 19 years for an early Sunday AFC Wild Card game in the metered markets (21.9/47; New England-Cleveland;  1/1/95; NBC).

 

Yesterday’s 20.3/38 overnight rating for the Chargers-Bengals game is up 3% from last year’s 19.7/39 (Indianapolis-Baltimore; 1:00-4:15 PM, ET).

 

The game rating peaked with a 23.7/41 from 4:00-4:15 PM, ET.

 
  • Max Vrany

    49ers-Packers on FOX had a 27.7/44. Highest overnight for a FOX wild card game ever. Up 17% from Seattle/Washington last year (23.7/39).

  • Edward

    Wow! Is that 40million? Usually you divide the 27.7 and that gets you 40million…..

  • Edward

    The game got at least 42million. Wow!

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