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TV Ratings Broadcast Top 25: Sunday Night Football,' 'Glee,' 'Two and a Half Men,' 'Modern Family,' '60 Minutes' Top Week 12 Viewing

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December 14th, 2010

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With bad weather in much of the country and a close game, Sunday Night Football had its most-watched broadcast ever, and easily led the charts both with advertiser coveted adults 18-49 and total viewers.  Glee was the top scripted program with adults 18-49 and Criminal Minds was the top scripted program in total viewers.

Primetime Broadcast Adults 18-49 viewing for the week ending December 12, 2010:

Rank Shows R=Repeat S=Special P=Premiere Net 18-49 rating 18-49 Viewers
1 NBC Sunday Night Football NBC 9.5 12,455
2 SUNDAY NIGHT NFL PRE-KICK NBC 6.1 8,073
3 Glee FOX 4.4 5,791
4 Modern Family ABC 4.2 5,483
5 FOOTBALL NT AMERICA PT 3 NBC 4.2 5,462
6 Two and a Half Men CBS 4.2 5,462
7 FAMILY GUY FOX 3.9 5,190
8 60 Minutes CBS 3.9 5,149
9 BIG BANG THEORY, THE CBS 3.9 5,069
10 Amazing Race 17 CBS 3.7 4,851
11 OFFICE NBC 3.7 4,819
12 Desperate Housewives ABC 3.6 4,696
13 SURVIVOR: NICARAGUA CBS 3.6 4,696
14 How I Met Your Mother CBS 3.6 4,694
15 CRIMINAL MINDS CBS 3.5 4,560
16 MIKE & MOLLY CBS 3.4 4,410
17 Simpsons FOX 3.2 4,251
18 BARBARA WALTERS PRESENTS(S) S ABC 3.2 4,155
19 RULES OF ENGAGEMENT CBS 3.1 4,082
20 American Dad FOX 3.1 4,036
21 BIGGEST LOSER 10 NBC 3.1 4,025
22 Undercover Boss CBS 3.1 4,020
23 CSI CBS 3.0 3,994
24 BARBARA WALTERS SP-12/9(S) S ABC 3.0 3,895
25 RAISING HOPE FOX 2.8 3,705

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Primetime Broadcast Network Total viewing (all ages) for the week ending  December 12, 2010:

Rank2 Shows R=Repeat S=Special P=Premiere Net # Viewers (LIVE+SD) (000) HH RATING (LIVE+SD) HH SHARE (LIVE+SD)
1 NBC Sunday Night Football NBC 25728 15.2 24
2 SUNDAY NIGHT NFL PRE-KICK NBC 17682 10.5 17
3 60 MINUTES CBS 17591 10.8 17
4 Criminal Minds CBS 14230 8.8 14
5 TWO AND A HALF MEN CBS 13409 8.1 12
6 Mentalist, THE CBS 13405 8.4 15
7 BARBARA WALTERS SP-12/9(S) S ABC 13269 8.8 14
8 CSI CBS 13167 7.9 13
9 BARBARA WALTERS PRESENTS(S) S ABC 12220 8.3 14
10 SURVIVOR: NICARAGUA CBS 12127 6.8 11
11 AMAZING RACE 17 CBS 12120 7.0 11
12 Big Bang Theory, THE CBS 12033 7.2 12
13 FOOTBALL NT AMERICA PT 3 NBC 11885 7.2 11
14 NCIS R CBS 11813 7.4 12
15 DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES ABC 11598 7.4 11
16 Undercover Boss CBS 11085 6.6 10
17 MODERN FAMILY ABC 11075 6.6 10
18 Glee FOX 11068 6.4 10
19 MIKE & MOLLY CBS 11036 6.7 10
20 DEFENDERS, THE CBS 10541 6.6 12
21 HAWAII FIVE-0 CBS 10512 6.6 11
22 NCIS: LOS ANGELES R CBS 10297 6.4 10
23 CSI: MIAMI CBS 9891 6.1 11
24 $#*! My Dad Says CBS 9403 5.7 9
25 HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER CBS 9255 5.6 9

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Nielsen TV Ratings: ©2010 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.  All numbers are live viewing plus same day DVR viewing.

 
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