Following a 7-8p NFL over-run that posted an approximate 7.1/20 among Adults 18-49, FOX aired encores of THE SIMPSONS (2.9/8), THE CLEVELAND SHOW (1.9/5) and back to back episodes of FAMILY GUY at 9p (2.0/5 and 2.1/5) and ranked No. 2 for the night among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens.
ABC aired repeats of America’s Funniest Home Videos (1.2/3 & 1.5/4) at 7p and 8p, followed by a repeat Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (1.0/2) at 9p. At 10p, The Gates (0.7/2) matched its lowest original rating ever, flat with last week’s telecast and down -30% from its prior summer average (1.0/3).
CBS aired 60 Minutes (1.2/3) at 7p, followed by part two of the three-night Big Brother 12 finale (2.1/5) at 8p, which posted the show’s lowest rating on any night this summer, dropping -13% from last Sunday and -16% from its prior Sunday average (2.5/8). Repeats of Undercover Boss (1.3/3) and CSI: Miami (1.1/3) followed at 9p and 10p.
Due to the nature of live sports, Fast Nationals for NBC are approximate. In addition, note that NBC’s 7p NFL Pre-Game will be sustained by Nielsen. Following Football Night In America at 7p (2.1/6), 730p (3.1/9) and 8p (6.7/18), NBC’s Sunday Night Football Game 1: Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins posted an 8.6/21 from 830-11p, up from last year’s Sunday Night season opener (CHI Bears vs. GB Packers), which delivered a 7.5/18 from 8:30-11p in the Fast Nationals before rising to an 8.6/22 from 8:32-11:48p in the Finals.
Due to the nature of Live programming, Fast Nationals for FOX from 7-8p (NFL over-run) and NBC (Sunday Night Football) are approximate.
Live+Same Day Nielsen Ratings