What to Watch Today

Ninja Warrior and SYTYCD Finales, DWTS and More

On TV this Monday: The American Ninja Warriors invade Area 51, Gary Busey throws on his favorite Dancing shoes, So You Think You Can Dance crowns a new champ and Chasing Life deals with daddy issues. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • ESPN
    Monday Night Football

    First up, the Philadelphia Eagles face off against the Atlanta Falcons. Then at 10:15 pm, the Minnesota Vikings play against the San Francisco 49ers.

  • NBC
    American Ninja Warrior

    Season 7 finale (3 hours): The Vegas finals come to a close as competitors tackle the Area 51 and Psycho Chain obstacles. (Renewed!)

  • ABC
    Dancing With the Stars

    Season 21 premiere: Celebs — including Chaka Khan, Nick Carter and Gary Busey — and their dance partners perform the cha-cha, foxtrot, salsa, quickstep or jive. (Who will win? Get odds for all 13 couples!)

  • Fox
    So You Think You Can Dance

    Season 12 finale (Part 2): Following last week’s final four performances, a winner is chosen as America’s favorite dancer.

  • ABC Family
    Switched at Birth

    Bay learns that Regina plans on exiting the guest house; John and Kathryn weigh the financial pros and cons of product endorsements.

  • ABC Family
    Chasing Life

    April struggles to accept a literary agent’s advice until a friend alters her point of view; Brenna faces her feelings about her father.

  • MTV

    Jenna deals with popularity as Matty is shunned; Ally puts together a sex toy party.

  • The CW
    Significant Mother

    Jimmy and Lydia advise Nate to loosen up; Sam suffers writers’ block after Atticus makes an observation about her lyrics.

  • MTV
    Faking It

    A college fair visit prompts Amy to question her future; Liam believes he has tracked down his real father.

  • ABC
    #DanceBattle America

    In this special from DWTS‘ Julianne Hough, eight dance teams face off in a series of battles, with the best team chosen by a studio audience; Alfonso Ribeiro and Jordin Sparks host.
    COMING NEXT MONDAY: The season premieres of The Big Bang Theory, CastleGothamNCIS: Los Angeles, Scorpion and The Voice, plus the series premieres for BlindspotMinority Report and Life in Pieces.