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Audience Analysis: CBS, NBC Seeing College Football Gains; NASCAR Has Kansas Low

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 21 / 16

CBS is seeing a 12% viewership increase for its SEC football package through Week 7, averaging 5.31 million viewers compared to 4.72 million viewers at the same period last season. The net should also benefit from a matchup this weekend featuring No. 1 Alabama and No. 6 Texas A&M. Alabama-Ole Mi...

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