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ESPN Sees Week 14 "MNF" Overnight Bump With Cowboys Getting Late-Season Appearance12 / 10 / 13
ESPN earned an 11.0 overnight rating for last night's Cowboys-Bears "MNF" telecast, up 10% from a 10.0 overnight for Texans-Patriots in Week 14 last season. The game marked the Cowboys' latest "MNF" appearance since ESPN acquired rights to the telecast prior to the '06 season. The Cowboys' lone "MNF...
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