November 16, 2015

SKEDBALL: Weekend Sports TV Ratings 11.14-15.2015

The ratings below are household ratings from the 56 television markets with local Nielsen meters for Saturday November 14 and Sunday November 15, 2015. The 56 markets (out of 210 total) cover about 70% of the US television population. Click here for sports ratings from the same NFL and college football weekend or the same calendar weekend last year.

NFL: Week 10 Regional Coverage Map

11.72 rating 1 or 4 pm FOX Single (DET-GB DAL-TAM CAR-TEN NO-WAS MIN-OAK)
(vs 11.2 for 2014 CBS Single and 12.3 for 2013 FOX Single)
10.20 rating 1:00 pm CBS Regional (CHI-STL MIA-PHI CLE-PIT JAX-BAL)
(vs 10.1 for 2014 FOX Regional and 9.9 for 2013 CBS Regional)
18.33 rating 4:30 pm CBS National (NE-NYG / KC-DEN)
(vs 15.6 for 2014 NYG-SEA FOX National and 14.8 for 2013 DEN-SD CBS National)
12.61 rating 8:30 pm NBC (ARI-SEA)
(vs 11.1 in 2014 for CHI-GB and 13.0 in 2013 for DAL-NO)

College Football: Week 11 Regional Coverage Map ABC 3:30 pm

2.80 rating ABC 12:00 pm #3-Ohio State at Illinois
2.03 rating CBS 12:00 pm Georgia at Auburn
1.23 rating ESPN 12:00 pm #11-Florida at South Carolina
3.37 rating ABC 3:30 pm #1-Clemson at Syracuse or #14-Michigan at Indiana
1.39 rating NBC 3:30 pm #4-Notre Dame at Wake Forest
3.48 rating CBS 3:30 pm #2-Alabama at #17-Mississippi State
1.33 rating ESPN 3:30 pm #8-Oklahoma State at Iowa State
2.02 rating ESPN 7:30 pm Arkansas at #9-LSU
2.03 rating FOX 7:30 pm Oregon at #7-Stanford
4.17 rating ABC 8:00 pm #12-Oklahoma at #6-Baylor
1.46 rating ESPN 11:00 pm Washington State at #19-UCLA

Note: Football regional coverage maps from


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Auto Racing

NASCAR Xfinity Series
0.67 rating NBCSN 4:00 pm Saturday DAV 200 (Phoenix)

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
1.32 rating NBCSN 9:30 pm Sunday Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 (Phoenix)

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0.40 rating NBCSN 10:30 am Sunday Brazilian Grand Prix


Premier League
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About the Author

Mitch Metcalf
MITCH METCALF has been tracking every US film release of over 500 screens (over 2300 movies and counting) since the storied weekend of May 20, 1994, when Maverick and Beverly Hills Cop 3 inspired countless aficionados to devote their lives to the art of cinema. Prior to that, he studied Politics and Economics at Princeton in order to prepare for his dream of working in television. He has been Head of West Coast Research at ABC, then moved to NBC in 2000 and became Head of Scheduling for 11 years.