Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'NFL Football,' 'My Christmas Love,' 'Cops,' 'Boxing,' 'House Hunters Renovation' & More!

On December 17, 2016, NFL Network's Thursday Night Football was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.30 - followed by Hallmark's My Christmas Love (0.64), Spike's Cops (0.41) and ESPN's College Football (0.39).

My Christmas Love was the most viewed program with 4.594 million viewers - followed by Thursday Night Football (4.385), College Football (1.483) and Cops (1.358).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Saturday, December 17


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Thursday Night Football
NFL
8:27 PM
1.30
4.385
2
My Christmas Love
Hallmark
8:00 PM
0.64
4.594
3
Cops
Spike
8:00 PM
0.41
1.358
4
College Football
ESPN
9:05 PM
0.39
1.335
5
College Football
ESPN
5:30 PM
0.39
1.483
6
College Football
ESPN
2:09 PM
0.38
1.391
7
Boxing
HBO
11:54 PM
0.36
0.934
8
Boxing
HBO
12:24 AM
0.33
0.835
9
Boxing
HBO
11:34 PM
0.31
0.782
10
College Basketball
ESPN
12:00 PM
0.30
1.057
11
UFC Prelims
FS1
5:00 PM
0.26
0.679
12
House Hunters Renovation
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.26
1.246
13
Boxing
HBO
10:54 PM
0.24
0.644
14
Pit Bulls and Parolees
Animal
9:00 PM
0.23
0.828
15
Your Worst Nightmare
ID
10:00 PM
0.22
0.867
16
Boxing
HBO
10:44 PM
0.21
0.565
17
Boxing
HBO
10:10 PM
0.21
0.560
18
The Soul Train Life of New Edition
BET
8:00 PM
0.18
0.671
19
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
9:57 AM
0.16
0.375
20
Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s
OWN
9:00 PM
0.15
0.623
21
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
7:24 AM
0.13
0.334
22
Project Grizzly
Animal
10:02 PM
0.13
0.537
23
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
10:30 PM
0.12
0.330
24
Homicide for the Holidays
Oxygen
8:00 PM
0.11
0.374
25
Ultimate Spider-Man vs. the Sinister 6
Disney XD
8:00 PM
0.10
0.383
26
Oprah: Where Are They Now?
OWN
10:00 PM
0.09
0.423
27
Guardians of the Galaxy
Disney XD
8:30 PM
0.08
0.296
28
Animal Armory
NatGeoWild
8:00 PM
0.08
0.254
29
Animal Armory
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.07
0.201
30
The Graham Norton Show
BBCA
10:00 PM
0.06
0.194

No rating information was made immediately available for FYI's Tiny House Nation; Reelz's Overkill: The Unsolved Murder of JonBenét; and Showtime's Shaquille O'Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam.


NOTE: For the 2016-17 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2832 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.