Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'College Football,' 'Beachfront Bargain Hunt: Renovation,' 'The Dead Files,' 'Backstabbed' & More!

On September 3, 2016, ESPN's College Football was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.85 - followed by FS1's College Football (0.30), HGTV's Beachfront Bargain Hunt: Renovation (0.25) and Travel's The Dead Files (0.22).

ESPN's College Football was the most viewed program with 4.742 million viewers - followed by Beachfront Bargain Hunt: Renovation (1.269), Lifetime's Backstabbed (0.918) and Animal Planet's Dr. Dee: Alaska Vet (0.912).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Saturday, September 3


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
College Football
ESPN
9:21 PM
1.85
4.742
2
College Football
ESPN
5:24 PM
1.21
3.529
3
College Football
ESPN
12:01 PM
0.83
2.135
4
College Football
FS1
10:39 PM
0.30
0.728
5
College Football
FS1
12:00 PM
0.25
0.786
6
Beachfront Bargain Hunt: Renovation
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.25
1.269
7
The Dead Files
Travel
10:00 PM
0.22
0.664
8
Deadly Women
ID
10:00 PM
0.20
0.800
9
Backstabbed
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.19
0.918
10
Dr. Dee: Alaska Vet
Animal
8:00 PM
0.13
0.912
11
The Incredible Dr. Pol
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.11
0.768
12
NFL Preseason Football
NFL
10:00 AM
0.08
0.238
13
Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man vs. the Sinister 6
Disney XD
8:00 PM
0.08
0.290
14
NFL Preseason Football
NFL
4:36 PM
0.07
0.290
15
NFL Preseason Football
NFL
7:30 AM
0.07
0.185
16
Gamer’s Guide to Pretty Much Everything
Disney XD
7:00 PM
0.06
0.355
17
Premier Boxing Champions
NBC Sports
8:00 PM
0.06
0.247
18
MLB Baseball
FS1
4:00 PM
0.06
0.215
19
MLB Baseball
FS1
7:39 PM
0.06
0.364
20
NFL Preseason Football
NFL
1:00 PM
0.06
0.249
21
MLB Baseball
MLBN
2:16 PM
0.05
0.319

No rating information was made immediately available for CMT's Concert of the Summer; Destination America's Monsters & Mysteries Unsolved; FYI's Tiny House Nation, Waterfront House Hunting & My Floating Home; Oxygen's Snapped: Killer Couples; Pop's Big Brother After Dark; and Reelz's CopyCat Killers.


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.