NFL pre-season game 3 delivered for FOX Sunday ranked No.2


Last night, FOX ranked No. 2 for the night among Adults 18-49 and No. 1 in Adults 18-34 (tie) and all key male demos.  FOX’s NFL PRE-SEASON GAME 3: PITTSBURGH at DENVER aired from 8:08-11:10p and posted an approximate 3.4/10 among Adults 18-49 from 8-11p.  At 7p a repeat AMERICAN DAD/NFL combined to post a 1.6/6 and a repeat THE SIMPSONS/NFL posted a 2.1/7.

At 7p, ABC aired a repeat of America’s Funniest Home Videos (1.2/4) followed by the ABC Movie special Casino Royale: 007 (1.1/3) from 8-11p.

CBS aired 60 Minutes (1.2/4) at 7p, followed by week eight of Big Brother 12 (2.8/8), which was on the high side at 8p.  Repeats of Undercover Boss (1.7/4) and CSI: Miami (1.0/3) followed at 9p and 10p.

Due to the nature of live events, Fast Nationals for NBC are approximate. Following the Primetime Emmy Awards ’10 Red Carpet (1.8/6) at 7p, the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards (3.6/10) preliminarily delivered the ceremony’s lowest rating ever, down -14% from last year’s telecast (4.2/11 for CBS on 9/20/09) and down -5% from the show’s previous low (3.8/9 for ABC on 9/21/08).

Due to the nature of Live programming, Fast Nationals for FOX (Pre-season NFL) and NBC (Emmy Awards) are approximate.

Live+Same Day Nielsen Ratings

(source: FOX)