How many viewers will tune in to watch Sunday Night Football on 29 October 2017?
This question will be resolved using Nielsen's Fast National Ratings data as reported on The Futon Critic in the "Sunday's Broadcast Ratings" summary of 29 October 2017.
Fast National Ratings are typically reported on the Monday following Sunday programming. This season's Fast National viewership numbers for Sunday Night Football are as follows:
10 September 2017: 21.559 million viewers (The Futon Critic)
15 October 2017: 14.423 million viewers (The Futon Critic)
22 October 2017: 16.741 million viewers (The Futon Critic)
NOTE: This is an experimental short-term question intended to serve as 'forecasting fodder.' The idea is to give forecasters a way to get scored quickly on questions that demand difficult, multifaceted analysis. Sunday Night Football viewership in any given week may be influenced by long-term trends (e.g. a move to streaming services), or circumstances specific to game day (who is playing, what competing programming will air), among other factors.
According to the FutonCritic SNF viewership was 12.666 million. This question closed a "a) Fewer than 14.5 million," with and end date of 30 October 2017.