Sunday, November 11, 2012 ratings — New episodes: 60 Minutes, America’s Funniest Home Videos, The Simpsons, Once Upon A Time, The Amazing Race, Bob’s Burgers, Family Guy, Revenge, The Good Wife, The Mentalist, and 666 Park Avenue. Sports or specials: NFL football on NBC and football over-run on FOX.
On FOX, a football over-run of 20 minutes made a mess of the network’s ratings. These are just approximates and the finals will be posted on the individual show pages when they become available. At 7pm, football drew a 6.3 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 18.6 million total viewers. At 8pm, a combination of football and The Simpsons drew a 5.6 rating with 13.2 million.
At 8:30pm, The Simpsons and Bob’s Burgers hybrid attracted a 2.8 rating with 5.8 million. That was followed by Bob’s Burgers and Family Guy with a 2.7 rating and 5.4 million. At 9:30pm, a mixture of the two episodes of Family Guy brought a 2.5 rating with 5.3 million. The final bit of Family Guy brought a 2.0 rating with 4.9 million.
On NBC, Football in America attracted a 2.3 rating with 6.7 million viewers in the first hour. At 8pm, it garnered a 4.4 demo rating with 12.9 million. At 8:30pm, the Houston at Chicago game drew a 7.0 rating in the demo with 18.7 million.
On CBS, 60 Minutes brought a 1.7 rating (-50% change week-to-week) with 11.3 million. The Amazing Race followed with a 2.4 in the demo (-8% change) and 9.2 million. The Good Wife then drew a 1.7 rating (0% change) with 9.0 million. The night finished with The Mentalist and a 1.8 in the demo (0% change) with 10.0 million.
On ABC, America’s Funniest Home Videos attracted a 1.4 demo rating (-18% change) with 6.1 million total viewers. Once Upon a Time took a big drop, falling to a 2.7 rating (-23% change) with 8.7 million. At 9pm, Revenge garnered a 2.4 in the demo (-11% change) with 7.5 million and then 666 Park Avenue once again drew a 1.3 rating (0% change) with 4.0 million.
What do you think? Why did Once Upon a Time see such a significant drop? Will Park Avenue stay at this level, grow, or drop further?