The Bachelor finale dominated Monday night’s ratings with a total audience of 10 million viewers and a 3.3 demo rating, up sharly week-to-week and improving on Bachelor Ben’s year-ago closer by 8 and 14 percent.
Leading out of that, the After the Final Rose post mortem rose to 11 mil/3.8.
Versus the Bachelor’s finale, The Biggest Loser dropped 7 and 14 percent to season lows of 5.6 mil/1.9. NBC’s Deception (3.33 mil/1.2), however, ticked up a tenth.
Airing out of a Bones rerun, The Following (8 mil/2.6) was down just 9 percent and two tenths.
The CW’s The Carrie Diaries was flat at 1.11 mil/0.4, while 90210 683K/0.2 ticked down a tenth.
CBS’ Rules of Engagement (7 mil/2.0) dipped two tenths to a season low.