Sunday, October 14, 2012 ratings — Football coverage on NBC and FOX won the night but the other two networks offered plenty of originals with new episodes of America’s Funniest Home Videos, Once Upon a Time, Revenge, 666 Park Avenue, 60 Minutes, The Amazing Race, The Good Wife, and The Mentalist.
On ABC, America’s Funniest Home Videos registered a 1.4 rating in the 18-49 demographic (down 7% week-to-week) with 5.8 million viewers. It was followed by Once Upon a Time with a 3.0 rating (-12%) and 9.1 million.
On CBS, a combination of football over-run and 60 Minutes drew a 2.6 rating with 12.6 million viewers. That was followed by The Amazing Race with a 2.6 rating (0% week-to-week change) and 9.4 million.
On NBC, the first half hour of Football Night in America drew a 1.9 rating with 5.7 million. The second attracted a 3.3 rating with 9.1 million. The third drew a 5.3 rating with 14.23 million. At 8:30pm, the Packers/Texans football game then drew a 6.9 rating with 17.7 million.
And on FOX, football over-run and The OT drew a 5.3 demo rating with 14.3 million viewers. That was followed by Major League Baseball’s Cardinals/Giants game which attracted a 1.9 rating with 6.0 million viewers.
What do you think? Do you think the sports coverage seriously affected the viewing for Athe BC and CBS shows? What were you watching last night?