TV Ratings: CBS Tops Tight Thursday
"Grey's Anatomy" and "E.R." both delivered strong performances on Thursday, but it wasn't enough to top
Overall, CBS averaged a 9.0 rating/14 share for the night, easily beating the 7.5/12 for
Among adults 18-49, the race was far closer, though CBS won with a 4.1 rating. ABC was close behind in the key demographic with a 3.9 rating, followed by the 3.3 rating for NBC. FOX's 2.2 rating was enough for fourth over the 1.6 rating for The CW.
CBS kicked the night off with a 7.7/12 for "Survivor: Gabon," topping the 6.3/10 for
At 9 p.m. CBS' "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" won the hour with an 11.5/17. That was better than the 10.3/15 for "Grey's Anatomy," but the ABC medical soap won the hour in the 18-49 demographic. NBC was third with "The Office" (4.9/7) and "30 Rock"(4.5/7). FOX's "Kitchen Nightmares" beat the 2.5/4 for The CW's "Supernatural."