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Title: Commercial Count from Phoenix
Post by: Cheryl on April 21, 2009, 12:23:28 PM
From Cheryl Walker via Jayski:

"Race and Commercial Breakdown of the Subway Fresh Fit 500
Total race brdcst time 137 Total comm. brdcst time 52
Total number of commercials: 110
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 62
Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast: 62
Total amount of time these brief promos take during broadcast: app. 8 min. 50 sec.
Total minutes: 189
Minutes of race broadcast: 137
Minutes of commercials: 52
Number of missed restarts: 1
Number of ‘mystery cautions’: 1
Total Digger sightings: 31
Animated Digger shots: 9
‘Digger Vision’ shots: 2
Still Digger shots: 16
Text Digger to 7555 mentions: 2
Get Digger theme at itunes.com mentions: 2
Number of times selected drivers were focused on:
Reed Sorenson – 6
Brian Vickers – 16
Ryan Newman – 23
David Reutimann – 25
Jeff Burton – 30
Denny Hamlin – 43
Kyle Busch – 43
Dale Earnhardt Jr. – 49
Jeff Gordon – 51
Jimmie Johnson – 56
Kurt Busch – 76
Tony Stewart – 82
Mark Martin (race winner) – 111
See full report at CawsnJaws.com.(4-21-2009) Comment here


Race and Commercial Breakdown of the Samsung 500:
Total race brdcst time 165 Total comm. brdcst time 58
Start time to record race/commercial periods: 2:00 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 5:43 PM
Total number of commercials: 133
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 72
Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast: 89
Total minutes: 223
Minutes of race broadcast: 165
Minutes of commercials: 58
Number of missed restarts: 0
Number of ‘mystery cautions’: 1 debris was mentioned, but not shown
Animated Digger shots: 10
Still Digger shots: 17
Number of times selected drivers were focused on:
Jamie McMurray – 10
Max Papis – 11
Regan Smith – 13
Sam Hornish Jr. – 23
Jeff Burton – 30
Kyle Busch – 55
Mark Martin – 57
Kurt Busch – 57
David Reutimann – 65
Jimmie Johnson – 79
Dale Earnhardt Jr. – 83
Greg Biffle – 92
Tony Stewart – 93
Matt Kenseth – 108
Jeff Gordon (race winner) – 145
See full report at CawsnJaws.com.(4-6-2009)


Race & Commercial Breakdown of the Goody’s Fast Pain Relief 500
Total number of commercials: 127
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 68
Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast: 99
Start time to record race/commercial periods: 2:00 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 5:43 PM
Total minutes: 223
Minutes of race broadcast: 166
Minutes of commercials: 57
Number of missed restarts: 1 and two close calls
Number of beer cans that brought out a caution: 1
Total race brdcst time 166 Total comm. brdcst time 57
Number of times selected drivers were focused on:
Ryan Newman – 20
Marcos Ambrose – 27
Jeff Burton – 29
Jeremy Mayfield – 37
Paul Menard – 38
Kevin Harvick – 47
Matt Kenseth – 49
Mark Martin – 62
Kurt Busch – 88
Dale Earnhardt Jr. – 95
Jimmie Johnson (race winner) – 171
Jeff Gordon – 251
Denny Hamlin – 253
See full report at CawsnJaws.com.(3-30-2009)"

Wow!  The weasel is getting near as many shots as certain drivers lately. ::)

Cheryl