Top sports programs of the week
Updated: September 17, 2009, 5:45 PM ET
Here are the most watched sports TV programs for the previous week, according to The Nielsen Co.:
All times Eastern. The rankings are based on Live + Same Day average audience estimates for all sports telecasts airing between Sept. 7-13, 2009, excluding those that were less than 15 minutes long. The rankings exclude professional wrestling telecasts and Ultimate Fighting (MMA) telecasts. Copyrighted data of The Nielsen Co. Reprinted with permission. Unauthorized reproduction and use strictly prohibited. Source: Nielsen Co.
Top Sports Telecasts from Sept. 7-13, 2009
|Fox||Sept. 13||4:36 p.m.||NFL Sunday: Various teams and times||25,108,912|
|NBC||Sept. 13||8:32 p.m.||NFL Sunday Night Football: Bears-Packers||21,101,687|
|NBC||Sept. 10||8:41 p.m.||NFL Thursday Special: Steelers-Titans||20,908,602|
|Fox||Sept. 13||1:03 p.m.||NFL Sunday: Various teams and times||14,149,264|
|NBC||Sept. 13||7:57 p.m.||Football Night in America Part 3||11,989,639|
|CBS||Sept. 13||1:03 p.m.||NFL Sunday: Various teams and times||11,373,919|
|Fox||Sept. 13||7:41 p.m.||The OT (NFL wrap-up)||11,341,366|
|ESPN||Sept. 12||7:50 p.m.||College football: USC-Ohio State||10,586,021|
|NBC||Sept. 10||8 p.m.||NFL Opening Kick-Off Show||9,233,510|
|ESPN||Sept. 7||8 p.m.||College football: Florida State-Miami||8,406,103|
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