|Adults 18-49: Rating/Share||1.6/5||1.1/4||0.5/2||0.4/1|
|Total Viewers (million)||3.406||4.506||2.639||2.069|
Due to the nature of live sports programming the ratings for FOX (UFC) are approximate and subject to more than the typical adjustments in the final numbers.
FOX was number one last night with adults 18-49 while CBS was on top with total viewers.
On FOX, UFC: Henderson vs. Diaz notched a preliminary 1.6 adults 18-49 rating.
On CBS, 48 Hours earned a 1.2 adults 18-49 rating, even with last week.
On NBC, the American Giving Awards earned a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating.
On ABC, The Borrowers earned a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating.
Broadcast primetime ratings for Saturday, December 9, 2012
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating||18-49 Share||Viewers Live+SD (million)|
|8:00PM||FOX||UFC: Henderson vs Diaz (8-10PM)||1.6||5||3.41|
|CBS||Frosty the Snowman -R||1.1||4||4.17|
|ABC||The Borrowers (8-10PM)||0.5||2||2.45|
|NBC||The American Giving Awards (8-10PM)||0.3||1||1.61|
|8:30PM||CBS||Frosty Returns -R||1.1||4||4.08|
|9:00PM||CBS||The Flight Before Christmas -R||1.0||3||3.98|
|10:00 PM||CBS||48 Hours||1.2||4||5.42|
|NBC||Law and Order: SVU -R||0.6||2||2.978|
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