Powered by football and “The Voice,” NBC took the lead in the ratings last week. But even football couldn’t tackle CBS’ indomitable “NCIS,” which edged out the Seahawks-49ers clash to become the week’s most-watched show. It drew 19.6 million viewers, the Nielsen Co. said Thursday.
Bob Costas isn’t backing down from his halftime comments on gun violence, but he wishes he had more time.
NBC is expected to wrap up its fall season as the No. 1 broadcast network in the key 18-49 advertising demographic for the first time in a decade.
NBC can thank the football and political seasons for a strong showing in the television ratings.
Alex Karras was one of the NFL’s most feared defensive tackles throughout the 1960s, a player who hounded quarterbacks and bulled past opposing linemen. And yet, to many people he will always be the lovable dad from the 1980s sitcom “Webster” or the big cowboy who famously punched out a horse in “Blazing Saddles.”
Former NFL star and Fox Sports personality Michael Strahan is expected to be named the permanent co-host of “Live! with Kelly” alongside Kelly Ripa.
The overnight rating for the New York Giants’ Super Bowl win over New England was less than 1 percent shy of the record tied last year.
NORTH GREENFIELD, Ind. (AP) — Steven Tyler says he meant to sing the national anthem like that. The Aerosmith frontman and “American Idol” judge endured plenty of jabs after his rendition of the anthem at the AFC Championship game last month, but Tyler says he doesn’t understand what all the fuss was about. “I don’t […]
CBS News is trying something new in the morning. The network debuted its “CBS This Morning” program Monday, the latest competitor to “Today” and “Good Morning America.”
By Lucas Shaw For the first time in history, the Super Bowl will be streamed online. A report in the Associated Press, the NFL and NBC have agreed that the network’s broadcasts of wild card games, the Super Bowl and the Pro Bowl will stream on both the NFL’s website and NBC’s site. Viewers will […]