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Up against big NFL competition from up over the year-ago Sunday by 11% in Adults 18-49.(Green Bay Packers-NY Giants) and a high-rated NFL primetime overrun on Fox, ABC was
Despite being preempted the prior Sunday for the AMAs, ABC’s surged by double digits from its most recent telecast two weeks ago in Adults 18-49 (+11%). Shooting up from its lead-in 8pm (+88%) against sports-driven competition on Fox and NBC, ABC’s stood as the top-rated non-sports show in its hour in Adults 18-49, beating out Fox’s NFL-fueled animated comedies (The /Bob’s ) by 11% and CBS’ The XXI by 20%. In addition, the ABC drama finished #1 straight out in its time period with key Women (W18-34/W18-49). ABC’s sees big increases via time-shifted playback, spiking over its preliminary Live + Same Day numbers by 3.0 million viewers and by 1.4 Adult 18-49 points (+41%) in the final L+7 Day ratings.
- · In addition to increasing 11% in Adults 18-49 from its last broadcast, also posted strong gains from two weeks ago with Adults 18-34 (+13%) and key Women: W18-34 +20% and W18-49 +11%.
During the 9pm hour, ABC’s 8th straight telecast this season, leading by 29% in Adults 18-49. In addition, for its the 3rd consecutive telecast, beat out its non-sports competition on CBS (The ) and Fox ( / ) by wide margins in Adults 25-54 and across the key Women demographics. Jumping in TV playback, on average this season jumps from its L+SD to L+7 numbers by 2.9 million viewers and by 1.2 Adult 18-49 rating points (+43%).beat CBS’ competing drama The for the
- · On average, growing from the same point in its freshman season among both Total Viewers (+3%) and Adults 18-49 (+6%). is