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TV Ratings Broadcast Top 25: Football, More Football, Desperate Housewives and Soy Tu Dueña Finale Top Week 15 Viewing

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January 4th, 2011

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With a weather-delayed bonus installment of Sunday Night Football on Tuesday, the Tuesday version came out on top with adults 18-49 and total viewers and the Sunday version was second.  With adults 18-49 the games as well as other NFL pregame & post-game coverage took  the top six spots.

Desperate Housewives was the top scripted show with adults 18-49, and though by a fairly wide margin, the finale of Univision's Soy Tu Dueña was impressively right behind it in the rankings.  Desperate Housewives was also the top scripted show for the week with total viewers.

Primetime Broadcast Adults 18-49 viewing for the week ending January 2, 2011:

Rank Shows R=Repeat S=Special P=Premiere Net 18-49 rating 18-49 Viewers
1 NBC NFL TUESDAY SPECIAL(S) S NBC 8.1 10596
2 NBC Sunday Night Football NBC 6.9 9012
3 SUNDAY NIGHT NFL PRE-KICK NBC 5.1 6767
4 NBC NFL TUESDAY PRE-KICK(S) S NBC 4.5 5965
5 OT, THE FOX 4.4 5839
6 FOOTBALL NT AMERICA PT 3 NBC 4.0 5260
7 DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES ABC 3.8 5034
8 SOY TU DUENA MON UNI 3.1 4016
9 Undercover Boss CBS 3.0 3946
10 NEW YEAR'S ROCKIN EVE '11(S) S ABC 2.8 3635
11 Simpsons ENCORE R FOX 2.7 3571
12 Extreme Makeover:HOME ED. ABC 2.7 3546
13 Family Guy ENCORE R FOX 2.6 3479
14 Two and a Half Men R CBS 2.4 3200
15 FOOTBALL NT AMERICA PT 2 NBC 2.3 3057
16 BROTHERS & SISTERS ABC 2.3 3048
17 BIG BANG THEORY, THE R CBS 2.3 2985
18 CLEVELAND ENCORE R FOX 2.2 2946
19 CSI: MIAMI CBS 2.2 2934
20 Modern Family SP-12/29(S) SR ABC 2.2 2832
21 AMER FUNN HOME VIDEOS ABC 2.1 2744
22 60 Minutes CBS 2.1 2727
23 MIKE & MOLLY R CBS 2.1 2711
24 Criminal Minds R CBS 2.0 2667
25 SOY TU DUENA GR NCH 12/27(S) S UNI 2.0 2632

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Primetime Broadcast Network Total viewing (all ages) for the week ending  January 2, 2011:

Rank Shows R=Repeat S=Special P=Premiere Net # Viewers (LIVE+SD) (000) HH RATING (LIVE+SD) HH SHARE (LIVE+SD)
1 NBC NFL TUESDAY SPECIAL(S) S NBC 23736 13.8 23
2 NBC Sunday Night Football NBC 19357 11.3 18
3 SUNDAY NIGHT NFL PRE-KICK NBC 15057 8.7 14
4 NBC NFL TUESDAY PRE-KICK(S) S NBC 14509 8.7 15
5 60 MINUTES CBS 12849 8.0 13
6 OT, THE FOX 12274 6.9 11
7 DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES ABC 12194 7.5 12
8 Undercover Boss CBS 11867 6.9 11
9 FOOTBALL NT AMERICA PT 3 NBC 11538 6.7 11
10 CSI: MIAMI CBS 10923 6.7 10
11 NCIS R CBS 10638 6.5 11
12 Mentalist, THE R CBS 9970 6.2 11
13 TWO AND A HALF MEN R CBS 9745 6.1 10
14 Extreme Makeover:HOME ED. ABC 9396 5.4 8
15 KENNEDY CENTER HONORS(S) S CBS 9349 6.2 10
16 Criminal Minds R CBS 9265 5.6 10
17 NEW YEAR'S ROCKIN EVE '11(S) S ABC 9239 4.7 10
18 CSI R CBS 9178 5.7 10
19 BIG BANG THEORY, THE R CBS 9021 5.5 10
20 MIKE & MOLLY R CBS 8215 5.2 8
21 AMER FUNN HOME VIDEOS ABC 8158 4.5 7
22 BROTHERS & SISTERS ABC 7852 5.3 9
23 HAWAII FIVE-0 R CBS 7827 4.8 8
24 CSI: MIAMI SPECIAL(S) SR CBS 7795 4.8 9
25 SOY TU DUENA MON UNI 7328 3.2 5

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Nielsen TV Ratings: ©2011 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.  All numbers are live viewing plus same day DVR viewing.

 
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