Fox’s telecast of the Los Angeles Rams’ victory over the Dallas Cowboys drew a 17.9 rating/33 share.
The game marks a 23 percent improvement over the same slot in 2018.The game was also the most streamed NFL playoff contest ever on Fox, with an average minute audience of 618,673, an improvement of 7% over last weekend’s wild-card round.
Saturday NFL Playoffs Viewership Numbers
Cowboys vs Rams had over 34 million viewers, notching a 17.9/33 in fast national ratings/share (up 25% over last’s year’s comparable window). Those numbers mark FOX’s most-watched Saturday primetime telecast ever.
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NBC’s telecast of the Kansas City Chiefs’ win over the Indianapolis Colts had a 29.6, which is an eight percent increase over the same slot in 2019.
NFL ratings were up five percent in 2018 after down years in 2016 and 2017.
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