Posts Tagged ‘NFL’

The Walking Dead Loses To NFL Again In Ratings Race

by Alex Beanon 11/10/2015
Despite an episode that failed to resolve a major character issue, the ratings for “The Walking Dead” again failed to defeat the Sunday evening NFL game – this time between the Dallas Cowboys and the Philadelphia Eagles. “The Walking Dead” only mustered 12.4 million viewers for their fifth episode of Season Six despite nobody knowing […]

TWD Ratings Fall To Third Behind NFL And World Series

by Alex Beanon 11/03/2015
Even the special extended 90-minute episode of “The Walking Dead” was not enough to stave off a third-place finish in the ratings for the night as TWD finished behind the Sunday night NFL game between the Green Bay Packers and Denver Broncos [23 million viewers] as well as the fifth and deciding game of the […]

TWD Ratings Improve In Third Week, Still Lose To NFL

by Alex Beanon 10/27/2015
The ratings for the third episode of AMC network’s “The Walking Dead” improved by more than a million viewers from the second week’s episode, but that wasn’t enough to surpass the Sunday night NFL game between the Carolina Panthers and Philadelphia Eagles. The NFL game drew 20.1 million total viewers to 13.1 million total viewers […]

TWD Loses To NFL Again In Week Two Ratings

by Alex Beanon 10/20/2015
The National Football League has won two in a row in the ratings race against “The Walking Dead” as the second episode of the sixth season succumbed to the NBC’s telecast of the New England Patriots’ 34-27 victory over the Indianapolis Colts which drew 18.8 million viewers for an 8.2 rating to 12.2 million and […]

The Walking Dead Returns, Loses To NFL In Ratings

by Alex Beanon 10/13/2015
AMC’s “The Walking Dead” returned for its Season Six premiere, but unlike last season – when its season premiere episode obliterated the NFL game in the night’s television ratings – this time, the NFL game between the New York Giants and San Francisco 49ers won the evening’s ratings battle. The NFL game gathered 19.7 million […]

The Walking Dead Consumes NFL Again

by Alex Beanon 11/17/2014
For the fourth time this year – and third time in the last four weeks – ratings for an episode of “The Walking Dead” have beaten the NFL game that has aired on the same night. This time, the sixth episode [“Consumed”] beat another NFL blowout [Patriots over Colts] – garnering a preliminary 7.3 rating […]

The Walking Dead Beats NFL Again

by Alex Beanon 11/10/2014
For the third time this year, ratings for an episode of “The Walking Dead” have beaten the NFL game that has aired on the same night. This time, it was the Season Five fifth episode, “Self Help”, pulling the trick, beating the snot out of the NFL almost as bad as the Green Bay Packers […]