Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'Fiesta Bowl,' 'Peach Bowl,' 'New Year's Eve Live,' 'Premier League Soccer' & More!

On December 31, 2016, ESPN's Fiesta Bowl was the highest rated show on cable with a 5.55 - followed by ESPN's Peach Bowl (5.26), ESPN's College Football (0.68) and CNN's New Year's Eve Live (0.54).

Peach Bowl was the most viewed program with 18.397 million viewers - followed by Fiesta Bowl (18.396), College Football (2.647) and Fox News' All American New Years (2.519).


                                                  The Cable Ratings for Saturday, December 31


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Fiesta Bowl
ESPN
7:10 PM
5.55
18.396
2
Peach Bowl
ESPN
3:12 PM
5.26
18.397
3
College Football
ESPN
11:00 AM
0.68
2.647
4
New Year’s Eve Live
CNN
8:00 PM
0.54
1.892
5
All American New Years
Fox News
11:00 PM
0.42
2.519
6
All American New Years
Fox News
12:00 AM
0.41
2.404
7
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
9:52 AM
0.26
0.586
8
The Pinkprint Tour: Nicki Minaj Live From Brooklyn
BET
10:00 PM
0.22
0.598
9
Ghost Adventures
Travel
9:00 PM
0.21
0.592
10
If Looks Could Kill
LMN
8:00 PM
0.15
0.678
11
College Basketball
FS1
1:16 PM
0.11
0.374
12
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
8:00 PM
0.07
0.203
13
College Basketball
FS1
11:00 AM
0.05
0.149
14
Rugby
NBC Sports
12:32 PM
0.04
0.089


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.