Tuesday, February 12, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'AAF Football' Debut Leads Primetime; 'Saturday Night Live' with Halsey Rises

On February 9, 2019, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.83 rating - followed by ABC (0.68), NBC (0.63) and FOX (0.25).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 3.339 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.002), ABC (2.370) and FOX (1.090).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NBA Basketball was adjusted up. AAF Pregame and the repeats of America's Got Talent: The Champions and Saturday Night Live were adjusted down.

CBS (0.83 Rating, 3.002 Million Viewers)
        ALLIANCE OF AMERICAN FOOTBALL PREGAME (0.6)
        AAF FOOTBALL (0.9)

ABC (0.68 Rating, 2.370 Million Viewers)
        NBA COUNTDOWN (0.5)
        NBA BASKETBALL (0.9)

NBC (0.63 Rating, 3.339 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT: THE CHAMPIONS (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.9, +0.2)

FOX (0.25 Rating, 1.090 Million Viewers)
        9-1-1 (0.3) REPEAT
        THE PASSAGE (0.2) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Saturday, February 9 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Alliance of American Football Pregame
0.6
2.751

NBC
America’s Got Talent: The Champions (8-10) - R
0.5
3.069

ABC
NBA Countdown
0.5
1.871

FOX
9-1-1 - R
0.3
1.356
8:30 PM
CBS
AAF Football (9-11)
0.9
3.250

ABC
NBA Basketball (8:30-11)
0.9
2.667
9:00 PM
FOX
The Passage - R
0.2
0.789
10:00 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.5
2.541
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
1.9


Average Rating: 0.70
Average Viewership: 2.287


NOTE: For the 2018-19 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.9 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.