CBS Rolls on Thursday
Thursday night's ratings tilted heavily in favor of
For the night, CBS averaged a 6.6 rating/11 share, finishing well ahead of second-place
CBS also ruled the adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.1 rating. FOX and NBC tied for second at 2.0, and ABC was not far behind at 1.8. The CW pulled down a 0.9.
Elimination night on "Big Brother" delivered a 6.0/11 for CBS at 8 p.m. "Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?," 4.2/8, put FOX in second for the hour, just ahead of an
"CSI," 7.4/12, kept CBS on top at 9 p.m., scoring the night's best rating in the process. ABC's "Grey's Anatomy" rerun, 4.0/7, tied FOX's "Don't Forget the Lyrics" in households, but FOX had more total viewers. "The Office" and "Scrubs" stayed in fourth for NBC, while a
CBS finished its sweep of the night as "Without a Trace" posted a 6.5/11 at 10 p.m. "Men in Trees" drew a 3.5/6 for ABC, good enough to beat an "ER" rerun, 3.2/6, on NBC.