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09.16.2019

“THE NFL ON CBS” SCORES IN WEEK 2 OF NFL RATINGS WITH +19% INCREASE FOR ITS SINGLEHEADER COVERAGE

CBS Sports’ second singleheader week of the 2019 NFL season on Sunday, Sept. 15 scored in the ratings with a +19% increase versus its comparable second singleheader week last year.

Yesterday’s NFL ON CBS coverage earned a 9.9/22 average household rating/share in the metered markets compared to an 8.3/18 last year in Week 3 (9/23/18), which was the Network’s comparable second singleheader week.

The two singleheaders-to-date on CBS in 2019 are averaging a 10.1/22, up +6% from a 9.5/20 for the first two singleheaders of the 2018 season, which is the best metered market average for the first two singleheaders of the season on CBS since 2016 (10.4/22)

Top 5 Markets

1. Kansas City

39.6/69

2. Buffalo

36.4/67

3. Boston

33.0/65

4. Providence

26.3/50

5. Nashville

25.2/49

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CBS Sports Contacts:

Jerry Caraccioli

212-975-7466

gwcaraccioli@cbs.com

Walt Scher

212-975-4772

walt.scher@cbs.com

Press:

Jerry Caraccioli
212-975-7466
gwcaraccioli@cbs.com

Walt Scher
212-975-4772
walt.scher@cbs.com