TV Ratings: CBS’s CHAOS Quietly Fades Away; Fox Wins a Slow Saturday with ‘Cops’ and ‘Indestructibles’ Special
Fox led the night with adults 18-49 and CBS won the night with viewers. Fox was paced by Cops repeats and
an animated the National Geographic The Indestructibles special that scored a broadcast primetime best 1.2 adults 18-49 rating. The night’s only other original, the final episode of canceled CHAOS was steady versus last week with a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating.
While nowhere near the levels of its first airing, the two hour repeat of Diane Sawyer’s interview with Jaycee Dugard scored a 0.9 adults 18-49 rating which is about 50% better than ABC did last week between 9-11 with repeats of Expedition Impossible and Rookie Blue.
Broadcast primetime ratings for Saturday, July 16, 2011:
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating/Sh||Viewers (Millions)|
|8:00||FOX||Cops (R) 8-9p||1.0/5||3.17|
|ABC||101 Ways to Leave a Game Show (R)||0.6/3||2.45|
|NBC||Minute to Win It (R)||0.4/2||2.16|
|ABC||Jaycee Dugard: In Her Own Words (R) 9-11p||0.9/3||3.79|
|CBS||The Mentalist (R)||0.5/2||3.65|
|NBC||Law & Order: Criminal Intent (R)||0.5/2||2.43|
|10:00||CBS||48 Hours Mystery (R)||0.9/3||4.55|
|NBC||Law & Order: Special Victims Units (R)||0.9/3||4.02|
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