The Rams' 14-9 defeat against the Seattle Seahawks averaged 10.8 million viewers on ESPN. In St. Louis, the NFL game earned a combined 10.9 rating for ESPN and the simulcast on a local channel, representing the percentage of homes with televisions tuned in. That was lower than New Orleans (15.8), Portland, Ore. (12.9),Miami Dolphins Jersey Youth, Sacramento (12.5) and Las Vegas (11.5). The combined rating in the Seattle area was 36.4.
The baseball game drew a 43.8 rating in St. Louis and a 38.5 in Boston.