Ratings: Chicago Med Debut Ties NCIS as Tuesday's Top Scripted Show

Chicago Med Ratings

NBC’s Chicago Med showed strong vitals in its debut, drawing 8.6 million total viewers and a 2.2 rating (per finals), leading all of Tuesday’s scripted series in the demo (in a tie with NCIS).

TVLine readers gave the ChiFi offshoot an average grade of “B+.”

Bookending the freshman drama, The Voice (11.1 mil/2.6) and Chicago Fire (8 mil/1.9) each were down a tenth.

Elsewhere in the ratings….

CBS | NCIS (16.6 mil/2.2) and Limitless (7.6 mil/1.4) each dipped one tenth, while New Orleans (12.9 mil/1.7) was steady.

THE CW | The Flash (3.5 mil/1.4) and iZombie (1.3 mil/0.5) each dipped a tenth.

FOX | Grandfathered (3 mil/1.0) and Scream Queens (2.4 mil/0.9) were steady, while The Grinder (2.4 mil/0.9) rose a tenth.

ABC | The Muppets (3.9 mil/1.2) and an exposition-gasmic S.H.I.E.L.D. (3.6 mil/1.3) were steady, while Fresh Off the Boat (3.9 mil/1.4) ticked up a tenth. A Shark Tank rerun (2.5 mil/0.7) improved on Wicked City‘s most recent numbers by 53 and 75 percent.

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