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“Major League Fishing” Ends 2020 on High Note with Viewership Growth

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January 7, 2021 • Joe Opager • Press Releases

DENVER, Colo. – Major League Fishing provided strong, year-ending viewership by delivering growth from one year ago with its December 13, 2020 telecast on CBS Sports. 

Highlights:

  • Major League Fishing’s telecast on December 13, 2020 (CBS) delivered more than 1.8 million total viewers (P2+), increasing its average audience impressions by more than 300,000 in the demo compared to its December 15, 2019 telecast.
  • Major League Fishing’s telecast on December 13, 2020 (CBS) delivered more than 1.4 million households, increasing its household average audience impressions by more than 200,000 compared to its December 15, 2019 telecast. It ranked as the highest non-football-related sports program during the first three weeks of December.
  • Major League Fishing was the highest-rated, non-football-related sports program on broadcast and cable during the first three weeks of December 2020, delivering more households than NBA preseason (TNT), boxing (ESPN), Premiere League (NBC) and MLS soccer (FOX), as well as some college football games from “Power 5” conferences.