CBS Scores Big Ratings with Divisional Playoff Games

The New York Jets 17-14 upset of the San Diego Chargers notched an overnight household rating/share of 23.1/39, up 8% from last year’s 21.4/36 AFC Divisional Playoff game between the Chargers and the Pittsburgh Steelers. The number marks CBS’s highest-rated AFC Divisional Playoff game since 2005 when a Indianapolis Colts-New England Patriots battle earned a 24.3/41.

CBS also scored big numbers with Saturday’s Divisional Playoff game when a 20-3 Colts victory over the Baltimore Ravens posted a rating/share of 18.7/31, which is up 10% percent from last year.