TV ratings: 'Blue Bloods' wins Black Friday for CBS

blue-bloods-tom-selleck-320.jpgFast National ratings for Friday, Nov. 26, 2010

Black Friday wasn't exactly a big day for the broadcast networks, but as has been the cast for most of this season, "Blue Bloods" led CBS to a victory.

CBS scored 7.2 million viewers and a 4.5 rating/8 share for the night, cruising to a win over ABC (4.9 million, 2.9/5). FOX (3.9 million, 2.4/4) came in third. NBC averaged 3.1 million viewers and a 1.9/3, and The CW (1.5 million, 1.0/2) trailed.

There was a three-way tie for the lead among adults 18-49, with ABC, CBS and FOX all posting a 1.2 in the demographic. Neither NBC (0.9) nor The CW (0.5) broke the 1.0 mark.

Friday hour by hour:

8 p.m.

CBS:
"CSI: NY" rerun (6.7 million viewers, 4.2/8 households)
ABC: Movie - "Happy Feet" (4.3 million, 2.5/5)
FOX: Special - "TV's Funniest Holiday Moments: A Paley Center for Media Special" (3.9 million, 2.4/4)
NBC: "School Pride" (2.3 million, 1.5/3)
The CW: "Smallville" rerun (1.6 million, 1.0/2)

18-49 leader: "CSI: NY" and "Funniest Holiday Moments" tied at 1.2

9 p.m.

CBS:
"Blue Bloods" rerun (7.3 million, 4.6/8)
ABC: "Happy Feet" (4.7 million, 2.6/5)
FOX: "TV's Funniest Holiday Moments (4 million, 2.4/4)
NBC: Movie - "Enchanted" (3.1 million, 1.9/3)
The CW: "Supernatural" rerun (1.4 million, 0.9/2)

18-49 leader: "Blue Bloods," "Happy Feet" and "Funniest Holiday Moments" tied at 1.2

10 p.m.

CBS:
"Blue Bloods" rerun (7.6 million, 4.8/9)
ABC: "20/20" (5.7 million, 3.6/7)
NBC: "Enchanted" (3.9 million, 2.3/4)

18-49 leader: "Enchanted" (1.3)

Ratings information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change. Source: The Nielsen Company.

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Photo credit: CBS