Thursday Final Ratings: As Expected, Big Downward Adjustments Due To NFL Pre-Emptions

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As expected, there were across-the-board adjustments versus Thursday’s preliminary numbers due to local preemptions for NFL games in many markets.

The night’s top show on broadcast, CBS’s Big Brother was adjusted down 0.9(!) of a point to a 2.5 adults 18-49 rating. ABC’s Rookie Blue was adjusted down 0.5 points to a 1.1 adults 18-49 rating.

America is ready for some football.

Adjustments were widespread among the repeats as well, but you can explore them at your leisure.

Final broadcast TV ratings for Thursday:

Time Net Show 18-49 Rating 18-49 Share Viewers Live+SD (million)
8:00PM CBS THE BIG BANG THEORY – R 1.4 5 5.040
ABC WIPEOUT – R 1.2 4 4.060
FOX BONES – R 0.7 2 2.930
NBC COMMUNITY – R 0.6 2 1.870
CW THE VAMPIRE DIARIES – R 0.3 1 0.670
8:30PM CBS THE BIG BANG THEORY – R 1.4 4 4.740
NBC PARKS AND RECREATION – R 0.6 2 1.520
9:00PM CBS BIG BROTHER 13 2.5 7 6.250
FOX BONES – R 0.9 3 3.290
ABC ROOKIE BLUE – R 0.9 2 3.290
NBC THE OFFICE – R 0.9 3 2.070
CW PLAIN JANE – R 0.3 1 0.710
9:30PM NBC 30 ROCK – R 0.7 2 1.740
10:00PM ABC ROOKIE BLUE 1.1 3 4.090
CBS THE MENTALIST – R 0.9 3 4.120
NBC LAW & ORDER: SVU – R 0.7 2 2.770

Nielsen TV Ratings: ©2011 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.

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