Archive for the ‘TV Sports Ratings & News’ Category

August 17th, 2009 at 4:14 pm

PGA Championship weekend coverage has best ratings since 2002

Final round coverage was up over 150 percent from last year when Tiger Woods was recovering from knee surgery and did not


August 16th, 2009 at 3:19 pm

Knuckleheaded plan by U.S. Olympic Committee to launch network is scrapped

In early July the United States Olympic Committee  (USOC) announced plans to launch it own TV network.  Those plans have now been


August 16th, 2009 at 2:01 pm

Usain Bolt lowers 100-meter world record to 9.58 seconds

Ok, it's a slow Sunday, plus I couldn't find any video to embed yet of Padraig Harrington hitting it into the water


August 11th, 2009 at 10:55 pm

Sorry haters, but the viewer numbers for VH1's T.O. Show just aren't that bad

Some people are mocking the ratings for VH1's The T.O. Show, but at least based on the viewer numbers, they really aren't


August 10th, 2009 at 11:05 pm

Yankees - Red Sox 15 inning battle is second-most-watched program in YES Network history

Friday night's extra-innings affair between the New York Yankees and their rivals the Boston Red Sox was the second-most-watched program in the


August 2nd, 2009 at 5:41 pm

CBS takes "Make us an offer" approach with Super Bowl ad sales

Advertising Age is reporting that rather than try to sell Super Bowl ads based on an average cost of a 30 second


July 21st, 2009 at 10:11 am

Football Dominates Top Sports Shows For First Half of 2009

Not to anyone's surprise, football dominates the top of the list of most viewed sports shows for the first half of 2009,


July 17th, 2009 at 3:32 pm

British Open Ratings Debacle Looms As Tiger Misses Cut

With the news that Tiger Woods has missed the cut at the British Open, ABC's ratings for the weekend telecasts will likely

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