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 Nov. 16-22, 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 Nov. 16-22, 2009
Network Date Start time Program Viewers CBS Nov. 22 4:29 p.m. NFL: Various teams and times 21,747,822 Fox Nov. 22 1:03 p.m. NFL: Various teams and times 17,978,371 NBC Nov. 22 8:31 p.m. Sunday Night Football: Eagles-Bears 17,329,826 CBS Nov. 22 1:03 p.m. NFL: Various teams and times 12,113,188 ESPN Nov. 16 8:30 p.m. Monday Night Football: Ravens-Browns 10,195,853 NBC Nov. 22 7:56 p.m. Football Night in America Part 3 9,656,083 ABC Nov. 21 Noon College football: Ohio State-Michigan 6,772,679 NBC Nov. 22 7:30 p.m. Football Night in America Part 2 6,229,544 ABC Nov. 21 8:06 p.m. College football: Oregon-Arizona/Kansas-Texas 6,093,671 ABC Nov. 22 6:40 p.m. NASCAR Ford 400 postrace 6,072,687
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