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10.20.2020

“THE NFL ON CBS” SCORES IN WEEK 6 WITH NETWORK’S MOST-WATCHED SINGLEHEADER IN OCTOBER IN FOUR YEARS

 

CBS Sports’ Week 6 singleheader coverage of the 2020 NFL season on Sunday, Oct. 18 scored in viewership with the Network’s most-watched singleheader in October in four years.

 

● Viewership is up +2% in averaging 16.655 million viewers versus its comparable singleheader week last year (16.325 million on 10/6/19).

 

● Viewership is THE NFL ON CBS’ most-watched singleheader in October since 2016 (17.182 million viewers on 10/16/16).

 

CBS All Access, featuring live streaming coverage of all NFL ON CBS games, has delivered strong viewership through the first six weeks of the NFL season with triple-digit year-over-year growth in streams. CBS All Access viewership also is included in Nielsen television ratings.

 

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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