| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:16 PM
NBC is now providing access to live broadcast feeds over the Internet -- but only if viewers already subscribe to a cable or satellite TV provider that has a deal with the Comcast-owned programming group, and only if they happen to be in the right part of...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 12:07 PM
The Dallas Cowboys' victory over the rival Philadelphia Eagles dominated last night's ratings race, picking up NBC's top "Sunday Night Football" score of the fall and contributing to a season low for ABC's "Once Upon a Time," which aired its fall finale....
| Dec 8, 2014
| 11:10 AM
"Sunday Night Football" elevated NBC to the top of the TV ratings but Fox followed closely behind in the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic with help from an NFL overrun.
The New England Patriots-San Diego Chargers game on NBC notched a rating of 6.1...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Audiences may be drying their eyes after the heartbreaking conclusion of Sunday's midseason finale to "The Walking Dead," but AMC executives have to be grinning ear to ear after another episode of record ratings.
"Coda," the last new episode of "The...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 10:21 AM
The Chicago Bears-Green Bay Packers “Sunday Night Football” game boosted NBC to No. 1, according to early Nielsen ratings.
The telecast, which drew 17.3-million viewers, averaged a rating of 6.2 in the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic....
| Nov 2, 2014
| 11:25 PM
NBC’s “Sunday Night Football” is the gold standard of NFL television, no doubt about it. But last night’s telecast of the Ravens' 43-23 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers was not one of the network’s greatest performances....
| Nov 3, 2014
| 10:01 AM
"Sunday Night Football" helped NBC dominate the night in the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic but CBS won overall with help from a NFL overrun and "60 Minutes."
According to early Nielsen ratings, an NFL overrun on CBS was the most watched broadcast of...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 1:38 PM
One of the most remarkable stories in pop culture is the power of the NFL as TV entertainment.
At the start of this scandal-plagued season, some analysts were predicting that ratings for Sunday, Monday and the new CBS Thursday night telecasts were going...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Football on NBC and CBS propelled ratings victories Sunday night and topped Fox's coverage of the World Series, according to preliminary numbers from Nielsen.
NBC's "Sunday Night Football" match-up between the Green Bay Packers and the New Orleans...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 12:30 PM
While the World Series was no match in the ratings last night for "Sunday Night Football," the good news for Fox is that a sixth, and potentially seventh game of the Fall Classic -- airing without any competition from the NFL -- should produce a surge...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 12:52 PM
HBO's "Olive Kitteridge" opens with an older woman walking into the woods on a fall day. She is carrying a blanket, radio, envelope, revolver and one bullet.
She spreads the blanket on the ground, turns the radio to a classical station and places it...