SBJ/November 10 - 16, 2003/Media
2003 week-by-week NFL ratings
Published November 10, 2003
Note: Ratings are through Oct. 27, 2003. The NFL kicked off its 2003-04 season on Thursday, Sept. 4, with a Monday Night Football-style production on ABC. The telecast generated a 12.9 rating and 22 share. These figures are not reflected in the tables above. Last year’s Thursday night (Sept. 5) opening game earned a 9.4 coverage area rating with a 15 share for ESPN’s 49ers-Giants matchup. ESPN did not broadcast a Sunday night game in Week 7, when the World Series was being played.
Sources: Nielsen Media Research, SportsBusiness Journal research, The Sports Business Daily