Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'NFL Football,' 'A Christmas Melody,' 'College Football,' 'Cops,' 'UFC Prelims,' 'Fatal Vows' & More!

On December 19, 2015, NFL Network's NFL Football was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.42 - followed by Hallmark's A Christmas Melody (0.58), ESPN's College Football (0.49) and Spike's Cops (0.41).

NFL Football was the most viewed program with 7.410 million viewers - followed by A Christmas Melody (3.945), Hallmark's Mariah Carey's Merriest Christmas (2.197) and College Football (1.850).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Saturday, December 19


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Thursday Night Football
NFL
8:26 PM
2.42
7.410
2
A Christmas Melody
Hallmark
8:00 PM
0.58
3.945
3
College Football
ESPN
5:51 PM
0.49
1.850
4
College Football
ESPN
2:31 PM
0.47
1.832
5
Cops
Spike
8:00 PM
0.41
1.247
6
College Football
ESPN
9:20 PM
0.39
1.419
7
Mariah Carey’s Merriest Christmas
Hallmark
10:00 PM
0.28
2.197
8
UFC Prelims
FS1
5:00 PM
0.26
0.693
9
Pit Bulls and Parolees
Animal
9:00 PM
0.25
0.872
10
House Hunters Renovation
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.24
1.213
11
Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s
OWN
9:00 PM
0.24
0.644
12
Boxing
HBO
11:23 PM
0.21
0.616
13
Boxing
HBO
11:50 PM
0.21
0.580
14
Fatal Vows
ID
10:00 PM
0.21
0.653
15
Survivorman
Science
10:00 PM
0.20
0.448
16
Ash vs. Evil Dead
Starz
9:01 PM
0.18
0.465
17
The Dead Files
Travel
10:00 PM
0.17
0.832
18
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
9:53 AM
0.16
0.397
19
Imagine: John Lennon 75th Birthday Concert
AMC
9:00 PM
0.16
1.087
20
Premier League Soccer
USA
10:00 AM
0.16
0.332
21
Boxing
HBO
11:05 PM
0.13
0.411
22
Boxing
HBO
10:25 PM
0.12
0.373
23
Oprah Goes to Broadway: The Color Purple
OWN
10:00 PM
0.11
0.320
24
Yankee Jungle
Animal
10:02 PM
0.11
0.500
25
Instant Mom
TV Land
8:29 PM
0.08
0.201
26
Instant Mom
TV Land
8:00 PM
0.08
0.189
27
The Appraisers
Velocity
8:00 PM
0.06
0.208
28
College Football
FS1
8:00 PM
0.06
0.198
29
Railroad Alaska
DAM
10:00 PM
0.05
0.329
30
Renovation Realities
DIY
9:00 PM
0.05
0.157
31
Spotless
Esquire
10:00 PM
0.03
0.084
32
Da Vinci’s Demons
Starz
8:00 PM
0.02
0.120
33
The Returned
Sundance
10:00 PM
0.01
0.072

No rating information was made immediately available for FYI's Tiny House Hunting & Tiny House World; and NatGeoWild's Dr. K's Exotic Animal ER.


NOTE: For the 2015-16 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2681 total million viewers. A18-49 is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.