Players Championship Draws Lowest TV Ratings in 15 Years Without Tiger Woods

TV viewers largely tuned out Martin Kaymer's win on Sunday at the Players (Darren Carroll/SI). TV viewers largely tuned out Martin Kaymer's win on Sunday at the Players (Darren Carroll/SI).



according to Sports Media Watch
Final round coverage of The Players Championship earned a 2.6 overnight rating on NBC Sunday afternoon, down 54% from Woods’ victory last year (5.7) and down 24% from 2012 (3.4). The 2.6 overnight tied as the lowest for Sunday coverage of the event since at least the past fifteen years, matching 2005 coverage that featured the second and third rounds.



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