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Saints Power Local TV Ratings

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The New Orleans Saints once again sold out all of their home games in 2007, a tribute to their loyal and devoted fan base. The passion and intensity for Saints football, however, extended beyond Sundays in the Superdome, as the Saints clearly dominated the local television ratings.

Saints games averaged a 39.6 rating (percent of homes with TV tuning in) in New Orleans in 2007, ranking third among all NFL teams in local market ratings. Following is the top 10:

2007 -- TOP 10 LOCAL MARKET RATINGS

TEAM AVG. RATING
AVG. SHARE
Pittsburgh Steelers
42.4 65
Green Bay Packers
41.1 67
New Orleans Saints
39.6 59
Indianapolis Colts
37.7 57
New England Patriots
33.8 56
Buffalo Bills 33.4 57
Dallas Cowboys
32.9 56
Minnesota Vikings 32.3 63
Cincinnati Bengals 31.9 57
Kansas City Chiefs
30.3 55

The Saints' 39.6 rating average represented a 25 percent increase over 2004 (31.7 avg. rating), which is the last season ratings were available in New Orleans due to Hurricane Katrina.

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