Early numbers show weekly NFL ratings may be down by 10% after taking a knee during national anthem. Clobber them in ratings, clobber them by boycott, don’t watch, get refund for your tickets. Make those stadiums empty. Children get disciplined for being disrespectful, time to teach these whining millionaires a lesson.
On a day full of criticisms from Donald Trump, political protests, linked arms, players taking a knee or not coming on the field during the National Anthem and renewed pleas for unity from the league NBC and the NFL took a hit last night on Sunday Night Football.
In metered market numbers, the primetime match-up between the 27-10 winning Washington Redskins and the Oakland Raiders snared an 11.6/20.
The worst SNF has performed this season so far, that’s an 8% dip from the early numbers of last week’s Atlanta Falcon’s 34-23 win over the Green Bay Packers.