Friday, October 20, 2017

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'Thursday Night Football,' 'MLB Baseball,' 'NBA Basketball,' 'Project Runway,' 'Home Alone' & More!

On October 19, 2017, NFL Network's Thursday Night Football was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.40 - followed by TBS' MLB Baseball (1.36), TNT's NBA Basketball (1.09) and Lifetime's Project Runway (0.47).

MLB Baseball was the most viewed program with 5.230 million viewers - followed by Thursday Night Football (3.506), NBA Basketball (2.281) and Project Runway (1.788).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Thursday, October 19

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Thursday Night Football
NFL
8:27 PM
1.40
3.506
2
MLB Baseball
TBS
8:00 PM
1.36
5.230
3
NBA Basketball
TNT
10:44 PM
1.09
2.257
4
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:14 PM
1.06
2.281
5
Project Runway
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.47
1.788
6
The Walking Dead - Behind the Dead
AMC
10:00 PM
0.37
0.990
7
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.31
1.473
8
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.30
1.510
9
Flip or Flop Vegas
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.29
1.307
10
Home Alone
ID
10:00 PM
0.29
1.000
11
Flipping Out
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.27
0.945
12
The First 48
A&E
8:00 PM
0.26
0.932
13
Chopped
Food
9:00 PM
0.24
0.909
14
Flip or Flop Vegas
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.24
1.128
15
Ice Road Truckers
History
10:00 PM
0.24
1.032
16
Beat Bobby Flay
Food
10:00 PM
0.22
0.824
17
Blood Relatives
ID
9:00 PM
0.22
0.863
18
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.17
0.609
19
College Football
ESPN
7:54 PM
0.17
0.565
20
Better Things
FX
10:00 PM
0.16
0.502
21
The Dude Perfect Show
Nickelodeon
7:30 PM
0.16
0.894
22
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.15
0.445
23
The Eleven
A&E
9:00 PM
0.14
0.612
24
The Eleven
A&E
10:01 PM
0.14
0.528
25
Mary Mary
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.13
0.413
26
Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ’n Out
MTV
11:00 PM
0.13
0.291
27
Van Helsing
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.13
0.488
28
Nathan for You
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.12
0.237
29
American Beauty Star
Lifetime
10:32 PM
0.12
0.423
30
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.11
0.389
31
Ghost Wars
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.11
0.393
32
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.10
0.640
33
Real Estate Wars
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.10
0.383
34
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.10
0.367
35
E! News
E!
11:02 PM
0.10
0.270
36
The Opposition with Jordan Klepper
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.09
0.294
37
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
8:00 PM
0.08
0.503
38
The Comedy Get Down
BET
11:30 PM
0.08
0.222
39
Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders
CMT
10:00 PM
0.08
0.194
40
The President Show
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.08
0.275
41
The Rundown with Robin Thede
BET
11:00 PM
0.07
0.206
42
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
8:00 PM
0.07
0.267
43
The Chris Gethard Show
TruTV
11:00 PM
0.06
0.132

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Late Nite Eats; DIY's Tiny House, Big Living; and Viceland's Bong Appetit & Desus & Mero.


NOTE: For the 2017-18 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.6 million TV households. The Adults 18-49 demographic 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.