The game between the Dolphins and Jets s topped cable viewership for the week ending October 23, but its 12.1 million was well down from last week's 16.4 million (likely thanks to the pitiful Dolphins). The season's second episode of was in second with 6.7 million viewers just edging the season finale of . The Nickelodeon movie Fred 2 and CNN's GOP debate and the that followed it rounded out the top five.
Top 25 Basic cable shows for the week ending October 23, 2011:
|Rank||Shows||Net||Day||Time||Viewers Live+SD (000)|
|3||SSN 4||MTV||THURSDAY||10:00 PM||6,639|
|4||FRED 2: THE MOVIE||NICK||SATURDAY||8:00 PM||5,733|
|5||WESTERN REP DEBATE(S)||CNN||TUESDAY||8:00 PM||5,495|
|7||SSN4 REUNION||MTV||THURSDAY||11:00 PM||5,039|
|8||COLLEGE FOOTBALL PRIME L||ESPN2||SATURDAY||7:15 PM||4,995|
|9||( )||USA||MONDAY||10:00 PM||4,635|
|10||( )||USA||MONDAY||9:00 PM||4,315|
|12||NASCAR SPRINT CUP L||ESPN||SUNDAY||2:00 PM||4,077|
|14||FRED 2: THE MOVIE||NICK||SUNDAY||11:00 AM||3,991|
|22||KUNG FU PANDA||NICK||SATURDAY||10:30 AM||3,569|
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