Ratings: Grey's Dips for Second Straight Week Since You-Know-What

ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy this Thursday drew 7.9 million total viewers and a 2.2 demo rating, down 9 and 15 percent week-to- week — its second straight decline since Derek was tragically killed off.

Leading out that, Scandal returned to 7.5 mil and a 2.2, dipping 4 percent and a tenth. American Crime (4.3 mil/1.0) meanwhile celebrated its (surprising) Season 2 pick-up with gains of 19 percent and a tenth.


FOX | A double helping of Bones averaged 4.5 mil and a 1.1, up 6 percent and a tenth from last week’s series lows.

NBC | After hovering around series lows for several weeks, The Blacklist (6.7 mil/1.4) finally rebounded, adding a few eyeballs plus two tenths in the demo.

THE CW | Vampire Diaries (1.3 mil/0.6) inched up a tenth from its series low; Reign (960K/0.3) was flat.

CBS | Big Bang Theory (14.3 mil/3.5) ticked up, but was down 14 and 29 percent from last year’s season finale. A double pump of The Odd Couple (8.5 mil/1.8, 7 mil/1.5) fell shy of its week-ago outing. Elementary (6.9 mil/1.1) dipped a tenth.

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