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TV ratings: Football rules Sunday, ABC dramas drop
TV ratings: Football rules Sunday, ABC dramas drop

Football on NBC and CBS propelled ratings victories Sunday night and topped Fox's coverage of the World Series, according to preliminary numbers from Nielsen. NBC's "Sunday Night Football" match-up between the Green Bay Packers and the New Orleans Saints averaged 17.2-million viewers from 8:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. (note that those numbers will be revised when time-zone adjustments are added in later on Monday). Going by household ratings culled from Nielsen's 56 metered markets, the NFL game scored an 11.4, which is nearly 40% higher than Sunday night's Fall Classic game, in which the San Francisco Giants earned 5 runs and shut out the Kansas City Royals. On...

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