Espn Sets Viewership Record With Three-day Nfl Draft

ESPN broadcast of the NFL draft has drawn the most viewers ever.

Sections:  sports   
Topics:  cable   espn   football   nfl   nfl draft   tv   tv ratings   
  • TV star is latest to admit depression: Why it matters
    Seven years ago, on the set of the sci-fi show "Supernatural," star Jared Padalecki had an anxiety attack. More
  • Linebacker says risk of head injury not worth it
    Chris Borland, 24, of the San Francisco 49ers walks away from big money "to do what's best for my health." Studies suggest that the hard knocks of football can lead to debilitating head injuries. More
  • Randy Jackson leaving 'American Idol'
    Jackson out. Randy Jackson, the lone original "American Idol" judge, says he won't be returning to the Fox talent competition. "To put all of the speculation to the rest, after 12 years of judging on `American Idol,' I have decided to leave after this season," Jackson said in a statement Thursday. More
  • NBC orders 5 new TV series for next season
    Sean Hayes, Parker Posey, Minnie Driver and Gillian Anderson have prominent roles in new television series that NBC will try next season. The network said Thursday that it had ordered five new series, in advance of its annual schedule announcement Sunday. More
  • ESPN Sees Slight Bump For Draft Viewership, While NFL Net Sets Weekend Records
    Each day saw viewership gains. First-round coverage on Thursday finished with 2.04 million viewers, up 12% from last year and marking the net's second-best Day 1 on record, behind only 2.43 million ...
    05/2/2016 - 5:35 am | View Link
  • ESPN Did Not Invite Shaun White To X Games After Recent Disparaging Comments
    EXECS PLEASED WITH EVENT: ESPN execs and sponsors called the three-day Aspen stop a success ... four live broadcasts on ESPN and ABC last weekend, the lowest X Games viewership numbers since ‘04.
    02/8/2016 - 4:42 am | View Link
  • Inside ESPN, NFL Network's coverage of the NFL draft; more Media Circus
    The NFL Network’s first day coverage also set a record, drawing 2.4 million viewers. Over the course of the three-day Goodell-aplooza last year, the two networks combined for an average of 5.4 million ...
    04/25/2015 - 12:59 pm | View Link
  • Most-Viewed Year for ESPN, ESPN2 & ESPN Networks Combined
    ESPN averaged 880,000 homes on a 24-hour basis, up six percent from 2009, the previous record. ESPN set a new viewership record in all four quarters ... shows in primetime (cable or broadcast) - and ...
    12/30/2010 - 10:40 pm | View Link
  • ESPN's Most-Watched NFL Draft Ever Among Viewers
    ESPN's live three-day telecast of the 2010 NFL Draft - including the first two nights in prime time for the first time - was the most-watched NFL Draft ever among viewers and the second ... 2,000 ...
    04/25/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
  • NFL Football Teams, Scores, Stats, News, Standings, Rumors ...
    Week 7 NFL Power Rankings: 1-32 poll, plus every team's biggest weakness As we rank all 32 teams through six weeks, we'll identify each squad's Achilles' heel. Some are obvious, while others are ...
    10/17/2019 - 2:52 pm | View Website
  • Monster College Football Audiences and Record-Breaking US ...
    College Football NFL Tennis Monster College Football Audiences and Record-Breaking US Open Viewership Propel ESPN and ABC to Reach 72 Million Viewers during 48-Hour Stretch; ESPN App Sets New Daily and Weekend Usage Records
    10/16/2019 - 8:26 am | View Website
  • 2019 NFL Draft Sets New Attendance Record | NFL Football ...
    In total across Nielsen-measured channels, NFL Draft telecasts combined to reach more than 47.5 million viewers over the three-day event. This was the second straight year that all seven rounds of the event were aired on broadcast television.
    10/14/2019 - 10:33 pm | View Website
  • 2019 NFL Draft sets records for fan attendance, viewership ...
    The 2019 NFL Draft is in the books and has set new records in media consumption and fan attendance. With a combined 3.9 HH TV rating and average of 6.1M viewers across NFL, ESPN and ABC TV and digital channels, the 2019 NFL Draft is the highest-rated and most-watched Draft ever, breaking records established just a year ago.
    09/22/2019 - 3:40 am | View Website
  • Sunday Night Football sets TV ratings record
    The football games averaged 18.2 million TV viewers in 2017, a 29 percent margin over the runner-up, "Thursday Night Football" on CBS. Fred Gaudelli, who produces the broadcasts, credits the scheduling of headline games each Sunday night -- NBC did not flex any contests from daytime to nighttime last season -- as well as the NFL's hold on sporting America.
    09/18/2019 - 12:56 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Sports News