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Overnight Ratings: PGA Tour Honda Classic Down From '16 With Daytona 500 Competition

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 27 / 17

NBC yesterday drew a 2.2 overnight for the final round of the PGA Tour Honda Classic, which saw Rickie Fowler win the event by four strokes. Last year’s final round, which did not go head-to-head with the Daytona 500 and saw Adam Scott defeat Sergio Garcia by one stroke, drew a 2.6 overnig...

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