Sunday edition of ‘Dateline NBC’ and ‘SNL Sports Extra’ a nice draw


From 7-9 p.m., “Dateline NBC” reported a 0.9/2 in 18-49 and 4.8 million viewers overall.  Week to week, the Sunday edition of “Dateline” is up by 29 percent in adult 18-49 rating (to a 0.9 from a 0.7) and by 19 percent in total viewers (to 4.8 million from 4.0 million).

From 9-11 p.m., SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE SPORTS EXTRA scored a 1.2/3 in 18-49 and 3.1 million viewers overall.  From its first half-hour to its fourth, the SNL special increased its 18-49 rating by 30 percent (to a 1.3 rating from a 1.0).

NOTE: All national ratings are “live plus same day” from Nielsen Media Research unless otherwise indicated. 

(source: data and information provided by NBC)