NFL Sunday Night Football

Another Sunday Night Football Telecast, Another Ratings Win for NBC

Last night’s Sunday Night Football (SNF) telecast between the Packers and Falcons once again won the ratings night for NBC.  SNF has won the Sunday night ratings for the network for the fifth straight week.

The game registered a 14.0 overnight rating, a 20% increase over last season’s fifth game of SNF between the Eagles and 49’ers.  The rating was 30% higher than 2009 (Colts/Titans) and the highest rated week five SNF in the telecast’s six year history.

The game registered a monster 51.2 rating in Milwaukee and a 28.0 in Atlanta.  Here is the listing of the top 10 highest rated local markets for the game:

1. Milwaukee, 51.2/66
2. Atlanta, 28.0/40
3. New Orleans, 19.4/26
4. Las Vegas, 19.3/31
5. Minneapolis, 18.5/29
6. Richmond, 17.5/26
T7. Nashville, 16.7/24
T7. Norfolk, 16.7/24
9. Jacksonville, 16.6/26
10. Chicago, 16.5/26