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Average Audience for NFL Kickoff Game up 40% on TSN

NFL football is back and Canada is watching. Last night’s highly-anticipated NFL Kickoff Game that saw Tom Brady and the New England Patriots defeat the Pittsburgh Steelers 28-21 attracted an average audience of 708,000 viewers on TSN – 40% higher than last season’s NFL Kickoff Game (506,000), according to preliminary overnight data from Numeris. The game was the third-most-watched NFL …

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Canada Sets New SUPER BOWL Audience Record with SUPER BOWL XLIX Attracting 9.23 Million Viewers on CTV and RDS

Last night’s epic SUPER BOWL XLIX on CTV and RDS set a new all-time SUPER BOWL Canadian audience record. Preliminary overnight data from Numeris (BBM Canada) confirms that an average audience of 9.2 million viewers on CTV and RDS (CTV: 8.2 million; RDS: 1 million) watched the New England Patriots’ nail-biting 28-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks. This marks a …

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CTV Delivers Exclusive Coverage of SUPER BOWL XLIX on Sunday, February 1 Beginning at 12 noon ET

The most-watched television event in Canada – and the biggest sporting spectacle in North America – touches down on CTV this Sunday, as the network delivers exclusive Canadian coverage of SUPER BOWL XLIX featuring the AFC champion New England Patriots taking on the defending SUPER BOWL champion Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, Feb. 1.  Katy Perrylights up the SUPER BOWL festivities …

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Seahawks-Packers Thriller Delivers Record Audience on CTV

The last stop on the road to SUPER BOWL XLIX drew a record audience on CTV. Overnight data from Numeris confirms that the Seattle Seahawks’ come-from-behind victory over the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Conference Championship attracted an average audience of 2.34 million viewers to the network. It was the most-watched afternoon Conference Championship game on record on Canadian …

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NFL Audiences on the Rise on CTV

On the march toward SUPER BOWL XLIX, audiences for CTV’s comprehensive coverage of the NFL Playoffs are on the rise. Overnight data from Numeris confirms that the four games of the NFL Divisional Playoff Weekend attracted an average audience of 1.4 million viewers, an 11% increase over last year.

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TSN’s Live Coverage of First-Ever COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF Semifinals Attracts Record Audience

With the best teams in college football competing for spots in the historic COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP Presented by AT&T, the first-ever COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF semifinals delivered a record audience to TSN on New Year’s Day. Preliminary overnight data confirms that an average audience of 702,000 viewers tuned in to watch #2-ranked Oregon’s decisive victory over #3-ranked Florida State …