NYC’s Weekly Top Ten in TV: NFL Routs VMAs, Health Care

Are you ready for some football?

Why, yes. Thank you for asking! We are.

In the first week of the season, professional football trampled everyone else on the small screen, running up the score with 5 of the top 10 spots in the rankings. 

Kanye who?

(1) Fox-5….Redskins vs. Giants….1,512,000

(2) Fox-5….NFL Sunday 7:15 to 7:45 p.m…..1,001,000

(3) WNBC-4….NFL Steelers vs. Titans….959,000

(4) MTV….2009 Video Music Awards….929,000

(5) WCBS-2….60 Minutes….873,000

(6) WNBC-4….NFL Thursday Pre-Game Show….859,000

(7) WNBC-4….Bears vs. Packers….795,000

(8) WABC-7….Prime Time Obama Press Conference….690,000

(9) YES….Yankess Baseball….649,000

(10) YES….Yankees Baseball….640,000

 

Top 10 shows in New York, September 7 to September 13, according to Nielsen Data (total viewers, time shifting/DVR not included):

 

NYC’s Weekly Top Ten in TV: NFL Routs VMAs, Health Care