TUF 17 debut hits 1.5 million viewer average
January 24, 2013
MMA Fighting reports that the debut of The Ultimate Fighter 17 scored an average of 1.51 million viewers. Its the highest rating for the TUF franchise since moving to FX.
The two hour Tuesday debut on FX featured coaches Chael Sonnen and Jon Jones.
This season featured a different production look and it will be interesting to see how it will be received. The rating is a huge improvement from its Friday time slot. We will see if it can continue with the ratings.