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“Sunday Night Football” was down week to week, falling from an 8.2 rating in adults 18-49 to a 7.6. That was still more than enough to claim the top spot in the weekly rankings, as it finished 1.7 points ahead of CBS’ “Thursday Night Football” broadcast.

“Empire” was up 0.1 vs. the prior week and remained the top-rated scripted show. It finished 0.9 ahead of “The Big Bang Theory.”

“SNF” also claimed the No. 1 ranking in viewers with 20.61 million.

Top 25 broadcast shows (including ties) in adults 18-49 for Oct. 19-25, 2015

Rank Show Net 18-49 Rating 18-49 Viewers (000s)
1 SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL NBC 7.6 9640
2 THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL CBS 5.9 7436
3 EMPIRE FOX 4.8 6147
4 FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA PT 3 NBC 4.4 5618
5 THE OT FOX 4.2 5339
6 THE BIG BANG THEORY CBS 3.9 4888
7 THE VOICE – MONDAY NBC 3.0 3853
8 THE SIMPSONS FOX 2.8 3543
9 THE VOICE – TUESDAY NBC 2.7 3450
9t MODERN FAMILY ABC 2.7 3457
11 SCANDAL ABC 2.5 3114
12 GREY’S ANATOMY ABC 2.4 3052
13 FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA PT 2 NBC 2.3 2959
14 NCIS CBS 2.2 2792
15 SURVIVOR CBS 2.1 2704
15t LIFE IN PIECES CBS 2.1 2636
15t BLINDSPOT NBC 2.1 2687
15t HOW TO GET AWAY W/MURDER ABC 2.1 2615
15t THE GOLDBERGS ABC 2.1 2717
20 IT’S THE GREAT PUMPKIN, CHARLIE BROWN – S ABC 2.0 2515
20t BROOKLYN NINE-NINE FOX 2.0 2564
22 DANCING WITH THE STARS ABC 1.9 2451
22t THE MIDDLE ABC 1.9 2454
24 SCORPION CBS 1.8 2288
24t BLACK-ISH ABC 1.8 2243
24t FAMILY GUY FOX 1.8 2304

Top 25 broadcast shows in viewers for Oct. 19-25, 2015

Rank Show Net # Viewers (Live+SD) (000)
1 SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL NBC 20612
2 NCIS CBS 17215
3 THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL CBS 17117
4 THE BIG BANG THEORY CBS 14684
5 NCIS: NEW ORLEANS CBS 12986
6 FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA PT 3 NBC 12506
7 DANCING WITH THE STARS ABC 12498
8 EMPIRE FOX 12281
9 THE OT FOX 12120
10 THE VOICE – MONDAY NBC 11400
11 THE VOICE – TUESDAY NBC 11280
12 MADAM SECRETARY CBS 10812
13 60 MINUTES CBS 10705
14 BLUE BLOODS CBS 10417
15 SCORPION CBS 9460
16 SURVIVOR CBS 9103
17 GREY’S ANATOMY ABC 8964
18 THE GOOD WIFE CBS 8819
19 NCIS: LOS ANGELES CBS 8767
20 HAWAII FIVE-0 CBS 8595
21 CRIMINAL MINDS CBS 8470
22 LIFE IN PIECES CBS 8467
23 SCANDAL ABC 8281
24 LIMITLESS CBS 7895
25 BLINDSPOT NBC 7817

All numbers are live + same-day. Source: The Nielsen Company

Posted by:Rick Porter

Rick Porter has been covering TV since the days when networks sent screeners on VHS, one of which was a teaser for the first season of "American Idol." He's left-handed, makes a very solid grilled cheese and has been editor of TV by the Numbers since October 2015. He lives in Austin.

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