TVLine Items: South Park Tackles the NFL, Sheen Eyes Men Return and More
South Park‘s kicks off its 18th season this Wednesday (Comedy Central, 10/9c) — and it’s going head to head with an NFL giant. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Ratings: Thursday Night Football Sacked By Blowout, Loser Hits Low
The Atlanta Falcons’ 56-14 blowout against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers put the hurt on Thursday Night Football‘s numbers, as well. READ MORE
Thursday Night Football Spikes Rihanna Song After Public Clash With Singer
CBS is permanently dropping a Jay-Z/Rihanna song from Thursday Night Football‘s opening credits, after Rihanna publicly lambasted the network’s decision to pull the song from last week’s telecast. READ MORE
Ratings: Thursday Night Football Is a Big Win for CBS, Loser Returns Down
CBS’ premiere telecast of Thursday Night Football on Thursday night drew a 20.8 million total viewers and a 7.5 demo rating (per finals). READ MORE
Ratings: Sunday Night Football Has Huge Kick-Off, Big Brother Rises
NBC’s Sunday Night Football on Thursday night kicked off its new season with big numbers READ MORE
Ratings: Big Brother Slips as NBC's Preseason NFL Tops Night
NBC’s coverage of the Hall of Fame preseason NFL game between the Bills and Giants led Sunday night in both total viewers (with 7.6 million of ’em) as well as in the demo (scoring a 2.5 rating).
Facing off against football, CBS’ Big Brother READ MORE
Ratings: MLB All-Star Game Hits 4-Year High, Night Shift Finale Dips
Fox’s coverage of the MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday night drew 11.3 million total viewers and a 3.2 rating, hitting a four-year high in audience while READ MORE
Ratings: Believe Finale Drops Vs. NBA Finals; Enlisted Steady
NBC’s Believe wrapped up its one-and-done run with a total of 3.1 million total viewers and a 0.7 demo rating, dropping 28 and 22 percent going up against the NBA Finals.
The antepenultimate episode of fellow freshman Crisis in turn READ MORE
Ratings: Undateable Adds Viewers Vs. NBA Finals -- Worthy of Renewal?
Is Undateable worthy of a proper courtship?
NBC’s freshman comedy this Thursday night drew 3.3 million total viewers and a 1.0 rating with its first outing, followed by 3 mil/0.9 — on par with READ MORE