" wasn't a hit for FOX, but viewers welcomed the heart-tugging reality show to ABC on Sunday night, leading the network to a nightly win in the young adult demos and even outdrawing its CBS doppelganger "Undercover Boss
For the night, ABC averaged a 2.7 rating among adults 18-49, winning a competitive night in the key demographic. CBS was a close second with a 2.4 rating, followed by FOX's 2.3 rating and the 2.1 rating for NBC.
Overall, CBS averaged a 6.5 rating/11 share to go with an estimated 10.895 million viewers, topping ABC's 6.0/10 and 9.79 million viewers. NBC was a distant third with a Â 3.9/6 and 6.415 million viewers, leaving FOX in fourth with 5.01 million and a 2.8/5.
7 p.m. -
CBS started primetime in first overall with 12.25 million viewers for "60 Minutes
." ABC's "America's Funniest Home Videos" was second with 7.75 million viewers and won the hour with a 1.8 rating among adults 18-49. NBC's "Dateline" was third with 5.31 million viewers, but fourth in the demo. FOX's repeats of "The Simpsons
" and "American Dad" averaged 3.89 million viewers and tied with CBS for second in the demo.
8 p.m. - The ABC premiere of "Secret Millionaire" averaged 12.61 million viewers and a 3.3 demo rating, winning the hour and improving significantly at the half-hour. CBS was second with 9.76 million viewers and a 2.7 rating in the key demo. FOX's "The Simpsons" and "Bob's Burgers" averaged 5.7 million viewers and a 2.5 demo rating for third. That left NBC in fourth with an unimpressive 4.57 million viewers and a 1.6 demo rating for the series premiere of "America's Next Great Restaurant."
9 p.m. -
," gifted with a stronger-than-normal lead-in, improved on recent performances with 11.31 million viewers and a 3.4 demo rating. CBS' "Undercover Boss" averaged 10.92 million viewers and a 2.7 demo rating in second. The first hour of NBC's "Celebrity Apprentice" averaged 7.35 million viewers in third and a 2.5 demo rating for fourth. That put FOX's "Family Guy" and "The Cleveland Show" in fourth overall with 5.57 million viewers and tied for second in the demo.
10 p.m. -
CBS moved back into first overall in the 10 p.m. hour with 10.65 million viewers for "CSI: Miami
," which finished second with a 2.4 demo rating. NBC's "Celebrity Apprentice" improved to 8.43 million viewers and won the hour with a 3.0 demo rating. ABC was fourth with 7.5 million viewers and a 2.2 demo rating for "Brothers & Sisters," numbers that actually are an improvement from its last original airing.
All ratings information comes from preliminary Fast National Nielsen data, which includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are subject to change.