“Monday Night Football” continued to easily dominant the cable ratings for the week of Nov. 25.

ESPN’s broadcast of the Baltimore Ravens vs. Los Angeles Rams “MNF” game kept the network on top of the week’s cable charts, with a 3.5 rating in the adults 18-49 demo and a 10.93 million viewer audience.

ESPN’s pre-game “Monday Night Kickoff” special gave the network the no. 2 spots in the week’s adults 18-49 (1.6) and total viewer (5.68 million) charts as well.

Top 25 original cable shows (including ties) in adults 18-49 for Nov. 25 – Dec. 1, 2019

Rank Show Net Day Time 18-49 rating
18-49 viewers (000s)*
1 NFL REGULAR SEASON – BALTIMORE/LA RAMS ESPN Mon. 8:13 PM 3.5 4,442
2 MONDAY NIGHT KICKOFF ESPN Mon. 8:00 PM 1.6 2,048
3 SPORTSCENTER 12AM ESPN Mon. 11:14 PM 1.1 1,421
4 NBA REGULAR SEASON – LA LAKERS/NEW ORLEANS ESPN Weds. 9:38 PM 0.9 1,139
5 COLLEGE FOOTBALL PRIME – TEXAS A&M/LSU ESPN Sat. 7:04 PM 0.8 1,037
WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA Mon. 8:00 PM 0.8 986
7 WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA Mon. 9:00 PM 0.7 934
COLLEGE GAMEDAY ESPN Sat. 9:00 AM 0.7 934
90 DAY FIANCE TLC Sun. 8:00 PM 0.7 922
CURSE OF OAK ISLAND HISTORY Tues. 9:00 PM 0.7 883
11 REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA BRAVO Sun. 8:00 PM 0.6 819
WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA Mon. 10:00 PM 0.6 806
LIVE PD: 256 LIVE PD A&E Sat. 9:00 PM 0.6 781
SPORTSCENTER 12AM ESPN Weds. 12:28 AM 0.6 768
HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE: CHRISTMAS TOWN HALLMARK Sun. 8:00 PM 0.6 755
LIVE PD: 255 LIVE PD A&E Fri. 9:00 PM 0.6 742
LOVE & HIP HOP HOLLYWOOD VH1 Mon. 8:00 PM 0.6 730
NBA REGULAR SEASON – BROOKLYN/BOSTON ESPN Weds. 7:28 PM 0.6 730
GOLD RUSH DISCOVERY Fri. 9:00 PM 0.6 730
20 HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE: CHRISTMAS IN ROME HALLMARK Sat. 8:00 PM 0.5 653
MONDAY NIGHT COUNTDOWN ESPN Mon. 6:00 PM 0.5 614
COLLEGE FOOTBALL AFT – CLEMSON/SOUTH CAROLINA ESPN Sat. 12:00 PM 0.5 614
BELOW DECK BRAVO Mon. 9:00 PM 0.5 589
NFL COUNTDOWN ESPN Sun. 10:00 AM 0.5 589
REAL HOUSEWIVES OF OC BRAVO Tues. 9:00 PM 0.5 576
HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE: CHRISTMAS AT THE PLAZA HALLMARK Thurs. 8:00 PM 0.5 576

Top 25 original cable shows in total viewers for Nov. 25 – Dec. 1, 2019

Rank Show Net Day Time
Viewers (000s)
1 NFL REGULAR SEASON – BALTIMORE/LA RAMS ESPN Mon. 8:13 PM 10,925
2 MONDAY NIGHT KICKOFF ESPN Mon. 8:00 PM 5,680
3 HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE: CHRISTMAS TOWN HALLMARK Sun. 8:00 PM 3,914
4 HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE: CHRISTMAS IN ROME HALLMARK Sat. 8:00 PM 3,701
5 HANNITY FOX NEWS Tues. 9:00 PM 3,449
6 HANNITY FOX NEWS Mon. 9:00 PM 3,318
7 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FOX NEWS Tues. 8:00 PM 3,258
8 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FOX NEWS Mon. 8:00 PM 3,146
9 CURSE OF OAK ISLAND HISTORY Tues. 9:00 PM 3,137
10 RACHEL MADDOW SHOW MSNBC Mon. 9:00 PM 3,072
11 THE FIVE FOX NEWS Mon. 5:00 PM 3,044
12 RACHEL MADDOW SHOW MSNBC Tues. 9:00 PM 3,025
13 HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE: CHRISTMAS AT THE PLAZA HALLMARK Thurs. 8:00 PM 2,998
14 THE FIVE FOX NEWS Tues. 5:00 PM 2,945
COLLEGE FOOTBALL PRIME – TEXAS A&M/LSU ESPN Sat. 7:04 PM 2,945
16 HANNITY SPECIAL FOX NEWS Weds. 9:00 PM 2,923
17 THE FIVE FOX NEWS Weds. 5:00 PM 2,899
18 TUCKER CARLSON SPECIAL FOX NEWS Weds. 8:00 PM 2,846
19 HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE: XMAS EVERGREEN:TIDING JOY HALLMARK Fri. 8:00 PM 2,835
20 THE INGRAHAM ANGLE FOX NEWS Tues. 10:00 PM 2,821
21 SPORTSCENTER 12AM ESPN Mon. 11:14 PM 2,810
22 THE INGRAHAM ANGLE FOX NEWS Mon. 10:00 PM 2,769
23 HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE: THE CHRISTMAS CLUB HALLMARK Weds. 8:00 PM 2,641
24 THE STORY FOX NEWS Tues. 7:00 PM 2,603
25 SPECIAL REPORT WITH BRET BAIER FOX NEWS Tues. 6:00 PM 2,569

All ratings are live + same-day. Source: The Nielsen Company.

Posted by:Alex Welch

Alex Welch has been writing for TV by the Numbers since January 2016. In his off time he enjoys rewatching old episodes of Game of Thrones and unironically singing along to ABBA. Every now and then, he even does them at the same time. He lives in Los Angeles.

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