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NFL Week 3 Ratings Enter Positive Territory After Big Gain For ESPN's "MNF"

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 26 / 17

The Cowboys-Cardinals "MNF" game on ESPN last night helped push overall NFL Week 3 overnight ratings into positive territory compared to the same week last season (+3%). The Cowboys' 28-17 win last night drew a 9.3 overnight rating, marking the best Week 3 "MNF" telecast since '13, when Raiders-Bron...

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