'Will & Grace' Helps NBC Stay Tough on Thursday
Overall, of course,
Among adults 18-49, it was NBC in the lead with a 6.8 rating in the demographic the networks crave most. CBS was second with a 5.9 rating, leaving FOX well back in third with a 3.6 rating. ABC's 2.1 rating stayed ahead of the 0.9 for The WB and UPN's 0.7 rating.
CBS swept the night in overall ratings, beginning at 8 p.m. with the 9.2/16 for a "
The season finale of "CSI" did a 15.7/24 in the 9 p.m. hour for CBS. Over on NBC, the ending of "Will & Grace" had an 11.5/18, far above the show's season average, playing to around 18 million viewers. ABC's "American Inventor" conclusion moved up to third as
The evening ended with CBS in first again thanks to the 12.8/21 for the