ESPN’s coverage of  Monday Night Football topped cable viewership for the week with 12.472 million viewers. The Walking Dead was the top cable scripted program (and number 2 overall) with 10.427 million viewers.

Rank Shows Net Day Time Viewers Live +SD (000)
1 NFL REGULAR SEASON      L ESPN Mon 08:30P-11:34P 12472
2 WALKING DEAD AMC Sun 09:00P-10:01P 10427
3 ICARLY: IGOODBYE NICK Fri 08:00P-09:00P 6430
4 GOLD RUSH DISC Fri 09:00P-10:01P 4689
5 SONS OF ANARCHY FX Tue 10:00P-11:30P 4231
6 UP DSNY Tue 08:00P-09:45P 3975
7 WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA Mon 09:00P-10:00P 3923
8 WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA Mon 08:00P-09:00P 3873
9 PAWN STARS HIST Mon 10:00P-10:31P 3855
10 SPONGEBOB THE MOVIE NICK Wed 05:00P-06:45P 3764
11 WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA Mon 10:00P-11:11P 3710
12 NCIS USA Sun 08:00P-09:00P 3642
13 PAWN STARS HIST Mon 10:31P-11:02P 3620
14 SUNDAY MOVIE III LIFE Sun 09:00P-11:03P 3502
15 VICTORIOUS NICK Sat 08:00P-08:30P 3495
16 ICARLY NICK Fri 07:30P-08:00P 3476
17 BIG BANG THEORY, THE TBSC Tue 10:30P-11:00P 3463
18 SPORTSCENTER:           L ESPN Mon 11:34P-01:00A 3459
19 BIG BANG THEORY, THE TBSC Tue 10:00P-10:30P 3398
20 SOUL TRAIN AWARDS BET Sun 08:00P-10:30P 3398
21 SPONGEBOB NICK Wed 04:30P-05:00P 3384
22 AMERICAN PICKERS HIST Mon 09:00P-10:00P 3330
23 SATURDAY MOVIE FAM Sat 08:00P-10:00P 3320
24 SPONGEBOB THE MOVIE NICK Fri 03:00P-05:00P 3272
25 SUNDAY MOVIE FAM Sun 06:00P-08:00P 3262
25 THE OREILLY FACTOR FOXN Mon 08:00P-09:00P 3262

There is a lot more information in the daily cable ratings.

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