Ratings: Parenthood Tops Elementary for First Time; Gracepoint, Scandal Dip

Back from a one-week break, ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy this Thursday drew 8.1 million total viewers and a 2.4 demo rating (per finals), dipping 7 percent and a tenth from its last fresh outing.

Scandal led out of that with 9.8 mil/2.9, slipping two tenths in the demo, while How to Get Away With Murder (9.2 mil/2.8) ticked up 6 percent and a tenth.

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NBC | With NFL preemptions now factored out, Biggest Loser (4.4 mil/1.2) dipped a tenth, and Bad Judge (3.7 mil/0.9) was flat, A to Z (2.7 mil/0.8) is up a tenth and Parenthood (4  mil/1.3) rose two tenths, beating an original Elementary for the first time ever.

CBS | With NFL preemptions now factored out, Big Bang Theory (16.6 mil/4.3) rose two tenths, Mom (10.8 mil/2.3) slipped two tenths, Two and a Half Men (9.1 mil/2.1) dropped three tenths, The McCarthys (6.7 mil/1.5) slipped two tenths and Elementary (7.1 mil/1.2) was flat.

FOX | Bones was rock steady with 5.6 mil/1.3, but Gracepoint (3 mil/0.7) dipped 10 percent and a tenth.

THE CW | Vampire Diaries (1.6 mil/0.8) was flat, but Reign (1.3 mil/0.4) dipped a tenth.

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