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ESPN earned a 2.7 overnight Nielsen rating for yesterday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup series finale from Miami-Homestead Speedway, down 27% from a 3.7 overnight for the same race last year. Meanwhile, the net’s Nationwide Series final on Saturday afternoon earned a 1.1 overnight, up from a 1.0 rating on ESPN2 last year.
The charts below lists overnight Nielsen ratings from weekend sports telecasts on broadcast TV.
TELECASTDATENETTIME (ET)RAT. "College Football Countdown"11/17ABC3:00-3:30pm1.3 NCAA Football: (regional)11/17ABC3:30-7:30pm3.2 NCAA Football: Stanford-Oregon11/17ABC8:00-11:45pm5.5 "From Philadelphia to Fallujah"11/17CBS1:30-2:30pm0.4 "College Football Uncut"11/17CBS2:30-3:00pm0.4 "College Football Today"11/17CBS3:00-3:30pm0.6 NCAA Football: Ole Miss-LSU11/17CBS3:30-7:00pm2.4 NCAA Football: USC-UCLA11/17Fox3:00-6:45pm2.7 NCAA Football: Oklahoma-West Virginia11/17Fox7:00-11:15pm2.1 NCAA Football: Wake Forest-Notre Dame11/17NBC3:30-7:00pm1.7 "The NFL Today"11/18CBS12:00-1:00pm2.6 "NFL on CBS": (regional)11/18CBS1:00-4:15pm11.2 "NFL on CBS": Colts-Patriots (51%)11/18CBS4:15-7:30pm14.8 "Fox NFL Sunday"11/18Fox12:00-1:00pm3.1 "NFL on Fox": (single)11/18Fox1:00-4:05pm10.6 "World of Adventure Sports "11/18NBC1:00-2:00pm0.4 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating11/18NBC2:00-4:00pm0.7 Family Figure Skating Tribute11/18NBC4:00-6:00pm0.9 "Football Night in America"11/18NBC7:30-8:15pm4.7 "Sunday Night Football": Ravens-Steelers11/18NBC8:30-11:30pm12.2