MORE PEOPLE WATCH “THE NFL ON CBS” THAN ANY OTHER NETWORK THROUGH 17 WEEKS OF
2008 NFL REGULAR-SEASON GAMES
“THE NFL ON CBS” +14% HIGHER THAN NBC; +3% OVER FOX; +52% OVER ESPN
Through 17 weeks of the 2008 NFL regular-season, more people watched NFL games on CBS than any other network, based on a cumulative analysis of Nielsen data.
Through 17 weeks of the 2008 season (September 4-December 28, 2008), THE NFL ON CBS regular-season games were seen by an estimated 150.9 million viewers, +14% higher than NBC’s 132.4 million viewers, +3% higher than FOX’s 146.9 million viewers, and +52% higher than ESPN’s 99.4 million.
The cumulative audience is based on Total Viewers (Persons 2+) who have watched at least six minutes of NFL game coverage since the start of the 2008 regular-season.
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