November 10, 2014

SKEDBALL: Weekend Sports TV Ratings 11.8-9.2014

The ratings below are household ratings from the 56 television markets with local Nielsen meters for Saturday November 8 and Sunday November 9, 2014. The 56 markets (out of 210 total) cover about 70% of the US television population.

NFL: Week 10

11.2 rating CBS 1 or 4 pm Single (mostly DEN-OAK PIT-NYJ MIA-DET)
10.1 rating FOX 1:00 pm Regional (mostly SF-NO DAL-JAX)
15.6 rating FOX 4:30 pm National (NYG-SEA)
11.1 rating 8:30 pm NBC (CHI-GB)

College Football: Week 11

5.3 rating CBS 8:00 pm #6-Alabama at #19-LSU
4.5 rating CBS 3:30 pm Texas A&M at #3-Auburn
4.2 rating ABC 8:00 pm #16-Ohio State at #8-Michigan State
3.5 rating ABC 3:30 pm #10-Notre Dame at #14-Arizona State
1.9 rating ESPN 12:00 pm #11-Georgia at Kentucky
1.9 rating ESPN 10:00 pm #5-Oregon at #17-Utah
1.5 rating ESPN 6:30 pm Virginia at #2-Florida State
1.3 rating FS1 12:00 pm #13-Baylor at #18-Oklahoma
0.76 rating FS1 3:30 pm #20-West Virginia at Texas
0.50 rating FS1 7:00 pm #22-UCLA at Washington
0.38 rating ESPN2 7:15 pm #25-Louisville at Boston College

Auto Racing

NASCAR Sprint Cup
2.8 rating ESPN 3:00 pm Sunday Phoenix, AZ

NASCAR Nationwide Series
1.2 rating ESPN 4:00 pm Saturday Phoenix, AZ

Formula One
0.48 rating NBC 1:30 pm Sunday Grand Prix of Brazil


English Premier League
0.42 rating NBCSN 7:30 am Liverpool vs Chelsea
0.28 rating NBCSN 10:00 am Manchester United vs Crystal Palace
0.73 rating NBC 12:30 pm QPR vs Manchester City
0.20 rating NBCSN 8:30 am Stoke City vs Tottenham
0.37 rating NBCSN 11:00 am Swansea vs Arsenal

MLS Playoffs
0.52 rating NBC 2:30 pm Saturday D.C. United vs New York
n/a rating ESPN2 5:00 pm Sunday New England vs Columbus
n/a rating ESPN2 7:30 pm Sunday Los Angeles vs Real Salt Lake




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.