WMC-TV Beats the NBC Olympic Ratings

WMC-TV is showing impressive numbers for the first days of the 2008 Summer Olympics.  Below is a comparison of the NBC national ratings and the WMC Memphis ratings.  WMC’s ratings exceed the NBC ratings every night except the Friday 8/8/08 opening ceremony.  NBC averages about 17.6 for these 5 days and WMC averages 18.4.

2008 Summer Olympics
  NBC HH rtg WMC HH rtg
Fri 8/8 18.8 16.9
Sat 8/9 13.9 15.8
Sun 8/10 18.1 19.8
Mon 8/11 17.4 18.7
Tue 8/12 19.9 20.7
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  Sports Media Nielsen
 

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