Archive for the ‘TV Sports Ratings & News’ Category

September 30th, 2009 at 10:06 am

DirecTV Subscribers To Miss First Versus NHL Telecasts As Squabble Continues

Robert has covered this in the past, but the first real programming milestone in the squabble between Versus and DirecTV is tomorrow's


September 28th, 2009 at 4:02 pm

NFL RedZone to offer free preview October 4, 2009

NFL's new service to give coverage inside the "RedZone" (20 yards are closer to opponents goal line) will be offering a free


September 28th, 2009 at 10:54 am

Big markets in MLB playoffs help FOX and TBS with ad sales

via MediaWeek: Boasting a murderers’ row of big-market clubs--along with the Yankees and a pair of Los Angeles-area contenders, no less than


September 25th, 2009 at 12:06 pm

Mayweather - Marquez bout draws more than 1 million pay-per-view buys

Floyd Mayweather's return to boxing Saturday was a success both inside the ring and at the box office, as his decisive win


September 22nd, 2009 at 3:35 pm

ESPN’s Monday Night Football: Cable’s Biggest Audience of 2009 for 2nd Straight Week

via press release: ESPN’s Monday Night Football: Cable’s Biggest Audience of 2009 for 2nd Straight Week ESPN “Wins the Night” in All


September 22nd, 2009 at 11:11 am

Sunday 4pm NFL Games TV Ratings Often Bigger Than NFL Primetime

Sunday Night Football generated a lot of news this week. The September 20 Giants/Cowboys game was the most viewed SNF ever (24.8


September 17th, 2009 at 6:23 pm

Nielsen: NFL & College football start seasons more popular on TV than ever

via Nielsen Wire: Is football more popular than ever?  If last weekend was an indication then it very well may be. FOX’s


September 17th, 2009 at 4:05 pm

Kimbo Slice kicks Spike's Ultimate Fighter to record ratings

via James Hibberd: Internet sensation Kimbo Slice on Spike's "Ultimate Fighter" boosted the veteran show's ratings through the roof last night. The

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