The games with the hype of Notre Dame and Clemson on Saturday night usually don’t fit for the payout, but the game has it all.
A quick start of the underdog, a standout catch, controversial call, late back and forth action and a few times to warm up.
All of that coupled with the year’s most anticipated Saturday Night Live to be pushed back making NBC a huge winner in Saturday night’s ranking game as the game hit a mid-audience total. averaged 9.44 million NBC followers, making it the most popular game to have watched the Notre Dame game on NBC since the famous 2005 “Bush Push” contest.
Dave Chappelle hosting Saturday Night Live to end the election week certainly didn̵7;t matter either as some searching for that as the game entered second extra time helped the audience to peak 14.2 million. view 11: 30-11: 45 pm ET.
Notre Dame’s home season, season 30 aired on NBC, ended on December 5 when Irish host Syracuse at 2:30 p.m. ET.