Saturday was a fairly quiet day on cable, with a Hallmark movie and “Live PD” leading the way.

“The Christmas Cottage” on Hallmark and “Live PD” tied for the top spot among adults 18-49 with 0.7 ratings. Hallmark’s movie was far and away the most-watched show of the day on cable with 4.57 million viewers.

HBO’s premiere of “Logan” also scored well with a 0.6 and a little under 2 million viewers. The Heisman Trophy ceremony on ESPN scored a 0.6 and 2.18 million viewers.

Top 25 original cable shows among adults 18-49 for Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017

Show Net Time Total viewers (000s) 18-49 rating
THE CHRISTMAS COTTAGE HALLMARK 8:00 PM 4,565 0.7
LIVE PD: 82 A&E 9:00 PM 2,040 0.7
LOGAN HBO 8:00 PM 1,969 0.6
TOP RANK BOXING ESPN 9:07 PM 1,730 0.6
HEISMAN TROPHY ESPN 8:00 PM 2,175 0.6
DRAGON BALL SUPER ADULT SWIM 10:30 PM 1,111 0.5
DRAGON BALL Z KAI/FINAL ADULT SWIM 11:00 PM 888 0.4
COLLEGE BASKETBALL ESPN 12:00 PM 1,378 0.4
COLLEGE BASKETBALL ESPN 2:06 PM 1,332 0.4
SPORTSCENTER ESPN 11:41 PM 763 0.4
MLS PLAYOFFS ESPN 4:05 PM 803 0.3
UFC FIGHT NIGHT FS1 10:00 PM 870 0.3
COLLEGE GAMEDAY ESPN 9:00 AM 1,063 0.3
BLACK CLOVER ADULT SWIM 11:30 PM 733 0.3
GHOST ADVENTURES TRAVEL 9:00 PM 731 0.3
SPORTSCENTER ESPN 1:00 AM 584 0.3
COLLEGE BASKETBALL ESPN2 6:16 PM 841 0.3
COLLEGE BASKETBALL ESPN2 8:13 PM 848 0.3
JOJO’S ADV STARDUST CRU ADULT SWIM 12:00 AM 628 0.3
COLLEGE BASKETBALL ESPN2 10:09 PM 705 0.3
YOUR WORST NIGHTMARE ID 10:00 PM 988 0.3
THE KITCHEN AT FN FOOD 11:00 AM 1,424 0.3
HOUSE HUNTERS RENOVATION HGTV 10:00 PM 1,187 0.3
SPORTSCENTER ESPN 2:00 AM 495 0.2
SPORTSCENTER ESPN 6:46 PM 688 0.2

Source: The Nielsen Company.

Posted by:Rick Porter

Rick Porter has been covering TV since the days when networks sent screeners on VHS, one of which was a teaser for the first season of "American Idol." He's left-handed, makes a very solid grilled cheese and has been editor of TV by the Numbers since October 2015. He lives in Austin.

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