NFL Playoffs Crush Golden Globes In Weekend Ratings

Tuesday January 17th, 2012

The NFL divisional playoffs received the highest ratings that playoff games have received  in the past 11 years, according to ProFootballTalk. It even happened to outshine the Golden Globes.

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Although the big showdown between Brady’s Patriots and Tebow’s Broncos didn’t draw the massive television ratings that were expected, it did bring in a 14 percent increase over last year’s game at the same time slot.

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