FOX Sunday animation ranked No. 2 among 18-49 and No. 1 Teens


With a full block of Animation Domination encores, FOX ranked No. 2 for the night among Adults 18-49 (tie) and Adults 18-34 and No. 1 in Teens.

FOX aired encores of THE SIMPSONS (1.8/6 among Adults 18-49), THE CLEVELAND SHOW (1.8/5) and a one-hour FAMILY GUY at 9p (2.1/6). An encore AMERICAN DAD aired at 7p (0.8/3), followed by a THE SIMPSONS encore at 7:30p (1.2/4).

ABC aired America’s Funniest Home Videos (1.6/6) and Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (1.3/4) at 7 and 8p. Scoundrels (0.8/2) was up one tenth (+14%) at 9p, while The Gates (0.7/2) delivered its lowest rating to date at 10p, dropping -22% from last week and -36% from its prior summer average (1.1/3).

CBS aired 60 Minutes (1.3/5) at 7p, followed by Big Brother 12 (2.4/8) at 8p, which was down -4% from last Sunday’s telecast. Repeats of Undercover Boss (1.7/5) and The Good Wife (0.8/2) followed at 9p and 10p.

Following the Madden NFL ’10 Pigskin Pro-Am (2.1/8) at 7p and an NFL Pre-Season Pre-Game (4.0/13) at 8p, last night’s NFL Pre-Season Game 1 (CIN Bengals v. DAL Cowboys) on NBC delivered a 3.7/10 from 8:30-11p, up from last year’s Pre-Season Game 1 (BUF Bills v. TEN Titans – 8/9/09), which posted a 2.7/8 in the Fast Nationals before rising to a 2.9/8 from 8-11:04p in the Finals.

Live+Same Day Nielsen Ratings

(source: FOX)