U.S. Broadcast Television Ratings for the Week Ended Oct. 28

The following table lists the top 25 broadcast television shows for the week of 10/22/12 through 10/28/12. The programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK PROGRAM                       NET  RATING  SHARE    TIME
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  1  NCIS                          CBS   11.2    17     8:00 PM
  2  NBC SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL     NBC   10.7    16     8:31 PM
  3  NCIS: LOS ANGELES             CBS   10.4    16     9:00 PM
  4  OT, THE                       FOX   10.1    16     7:55 PM
  5  BIG BANG THEORY, THE          CBS    9.5    15     8:00 PM
  6  FOX WORLD SERIES GM4-PRE(S)   FOX    9.1    14     8:00 PM
  7  FOX WORLD SERIES GAME 4(S)    FOX    8.9    14     8:17 PM
  8  DANCING WITH THE STARS        ABC    8.8    13     8:00 PM
  9  PERSON OF INTEREST            CBS    8.7    13     9:01 PM
 10  DANCING W/STARS SP-10/23(S)   ABC    8.5    13     8:00 PM
 11  TWO AND A HALF MEN            CBS    8.0    12     8:31 PM
 12  FOX WORLD SERIES GAME 2(S)    FOX    7.8    12     8:05 PM
 13  SUNDAY NIGHT NFL PRE-KICK     NBC    7.7    12     8:22 PM
 14  FOX WORLD SERIES GAME 1(S)    FOX    7.6    12     8:03 PM
 14  MODERN FAMILY                 ABC    7.6    12     9:00 PM
 16  60 MINUTES                    CBS    7.3    11     7:00 PM
 16  CRIMINAL MINDS                CBS    7.3    11     9:00 PM
 18  BLUE BLOODS                   CBS    7.1    12    10:00 PM
 18  VEGAS                         CBS    7.1    12    10:00 PM
 18  VOICE                         NBC    7.1    10     8:00 PM
 21  ELEMENTARY                    CBS    6.8    11    10:01 PM
 22  MENTALIST, THE                CBS    6.7    10    10:00 PM
 23  VOICE-TUE                     NBC    6.6    10     8:00 PM
 24  CSI                           CBS    6.5    11    10:00 PM
 24  CSI: NY                       CBS    6.5    11     9:00 PM

(S) = Special
Each ratings point equals 1.142 million homes.

Figures include live viewing and same-day digital-video recorder
playback.

Source: Nielsen

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