December 2, 2012 ratings — New episodes: America’s Funniest Home Videos, The Cleveland Show, Once Upon a Time, 60 Minutes, Bob’s Burgers, Revenge, The Amazing Race, American Dad, The Good Wife, and 666 Park Avenue. Sports: NFL over-run, Football Night in America, and Sunday Night Football. Reruns: The Mentalist, Bob’s Burgers, The Simpsons, and Family Guy.
On CBS, football over-run played havoc with the fast affiliate ratings for the network. The over-run attracted a 7.2 rating in the 18-49 demographic with nearly 24.0 million total viewers. It was followed by 60 Minutes with a 4.0 demo rating (+150% week-to-week change) with 16.9 million viewers. The Amazing Race drew a 2.4 in the demo (-4% change) with 10.7 million. The Good Wife then garnered a 1.8 rating (+13% change) with 9.5 million. A repeat of The Mentalist drew a 1.4 in the demo and 8.2 million.
On NBC, Football Night in America filled the first three half hours of the night — a 1.8 rating with 6.0 million, a 3.s rating with 9.6 million, and a 4.9 rating with 14.5 million viewers. At 8:30pm, the Eagles vs the Cowboys game attracted a 6.6 rating with 18.1 million viewers.
On ABC, America’s Funniest Home Videos held steady with a 1.6 rating with 7.4 million. Once Upon a Time did the same, garnering a 3.1 in the demo with 9.1 million. Revenge rose a bit from last week’s season low to a 2.4 in the demo (+9% change) with 7.6 million. Cancelled 666 Park Avenue saw a 17% boost to a 1.4 rating with 4.0 million.
On FOX, the combination of football over-run and a Bob’s Burgers rerun (1.3 rating with 3.5 million) preceded an episode of The Cleveland Show. That drew a 1.6 demo rating (-20% change) with 3.4 million.
A rerun of The Simpsons brought a 1.9 rating with 4.4 million. Bob’s Burgers found a 1.8 rating (-10% change) with 3.9 million. A rerun of Family Guy (1.9 rating with 4.1 million) then preceded a new episode of American Dad which drew a 2.0 in the demo (-5% change) with 4.2 million.
What do you think? Are you looking forward to the returns of the ABC dramas? What were you watching last night?