'Dateline' Carries NBC to Sunday Win
Strong ratings for its newsmagazine "Dateline" led
NBC averaged a 5.4 rating/10 share in primetime, beating out
Among adults 18-49, FOX's 2.1 rating edged NBC's 2.0 for the No. 1 spot. ABC and CBS tied for third at 1.8, while The WB managed only a 0.8.
CBS started the night on top with "
"Dateline" jumped up to a 7.4/13, the night's best rating, at 8 p.m. A second hour of "EM: Home Edition" drew a 3.8/7, tying for second with "
NBC stayed on top at 9 p.m. with
There was a three-way pileup at 10 p.m., with CBS'
On Saturday, ABC's showing of the movie "Unbreakable" led in households with a 3.0/6, although NBC, 2.9/6, had the most viewers for the night. CBS also averaged 2.9/6, and FOX came in at 2.8/6.