STRIKE COVERAGE: Nightline Beats Letterman RepeatsDespite Reruns, Leno Still Leads Head-to-Head Ratings Race 11/26/2007 07:40:00 AM Eastern
Nightline averaged 3.57 million viewers compared with Letterman’s 3.43 million, according to Nielsen Media Research.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno was still the leader in head-to-head competition with 3.93 million viewers, despite also being in reruns. But Nightline has gained momentum this season, closing the gap by 66% with Letterman and 42% with Leno in total viewers compared with last season.
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