U.S. Cable Television Ratings for the Week Ended Jan. 5

The following table lists the top 40 cable television shows for the week of 12/30/13 through 01/05/14. Programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK       PROGRAM NAME                        NET     RATING
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   1   ROSE BOWL  L(STANFORD/MICHIGAN STATE)   ESPN     10.2
   2   BCS  BOWL STUDIO L(ROSE BOWL)           ESPN      9.3
   3   SUGAR BOWL  L(OKLAHOMA/ALABAMA)         ESPN      9.3
   4   BCS  BOWL STUDIO L(ROSE BOWL)           ESPN      7.0
   5   ORANGE BOWL  L(CLEMSON/OHIO STATE)      ESPN      6.7
   6   FIESTA BOWL  L(CLEMSON/OHIO STATE)      ESPN      6.6
   7   BCS  BOWL STUDIO L(SUGAR BOWL)          ESPN      6.0
   8   BCS  BOWL STUDIO L(ROSE BOWL)           ESPN      5.7
   9   COLL FTBL BOWL GAME L(DUKE/TEXAS A&M)   ESPN      5.0
  10   BCS  BOWL STUDIO L(SUGAR BOWL)          ESPN      4.6
  11   COLL FTBL BOWL GAME L(OREGON/TEXAS)     ESPN      4.5
  12   FIESTA BOWL SUST  L(2014 CENTRAL FLORIDAESPN      4.4
  13   BCS  BOWL STUDIO L(ORANGE BOWL)         ESPN      3.9
  14   BCS  BOWL STUDIO L(SUGAR BOWL)          ESPN      3.7
  15   MAJOR CRIMES                            TNT       3.5
  16   COLL FTBL SCOREBOARD    L               ESPN      3.3
  17   SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L                    ESPN      3.3
  18   COLL FTBL BOWL GAME L(IOWA/LSU)         ESPN      3.2
  19   REAL HOUSEWIVES ATLANTA                 BRVO      2.9
  20   BCS  BOWL STUDIO L(ROSE BOWL)           ESPN      2.7
  21   NCIS                                    USA       2.6
  22   COLL FTBL BOWL GAME L(NEBRASKA/GEORGIA) ESPN2     2.6
  23   WWE ENTERTAINMENT(WWE RAW)              USA       2.6
  24   PAWN STARS                              HIST      2.6
  25   WWE ENTERTAINMENT(WWE RAW)              USA       2.5
  26   NCIS                                    USA       2.5
  27   BCS  BOWL STUDIO L                      ESPN      2.5
  28   SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L                    ESPN      2.5
  29   PAWN STARS                              HIST      2.5
  30   NCIS                                    USA       2.5
  31   WWE ENTERTAINMENT                       USA       2.5
  32   NCIS                                    USA       2.4
  33   NCIS                                    USA       2.4
  34   NCIS                                    USA       2.4
  35   BIG BANG THEORY, THE                    TBSC      2.3
  36   COLL FTBL BOWL GAME L(ARIZONA ST/TEXAS TESPN      2.2
  37   NCIS                                    USA       2.2
  38   LAW & ORDER: SVU                        USA       2.2
  39   BIG BANG THEORY, THE                    TBSC      2.2
  40   GOLD RUSH                               DISC      2.1

Each ratings point equals 1.156 million homes.

Figures include live viewing and same day digital-video recorder
playback.

Source: Nielsen

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