FOX easily won the Saturday broadcast race with NASCAR Sprint Cup’s Richmond 400. The 1.9 adults 18-49 rating between 8p-10p was three-tenths better with adults 18-49 than the typical Cops and America’s Most Wanted lineup averaged last week. Everyone else was up a bit versus last Saturday, too. Most noticeably ABC, which fared much better with a repeat of Meet the Fockers (1.3 adults 18-49 rating) than a repeat of Norbit did last week (0.8).
Nielsen overnight ratings for Saturday, May 1, 2010:
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating||Viewers (Millions)|
|8:00||FOX||NASCAR Sprint Cup: Richmond 500 (8p-10p)||1.9./9||5.87|
|ABC||Movie: Meet the Fockers (R) (8p-10p)||1.3/5||4.24|
|9:00||NBC||Law & Order (R)||1.0/4||4.39|
|CBS||The Mentalist (R)||0.9/3||5.03|
|10:00||NBC||Law & Order: SVU (R)||1.3/4||5.13|
|CBS||48 Hours Mysery||1.2/4||5.47|
Nielsen TV Ratings: ©2010 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved. Source: Marc Berman/Mediaweek.
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