From 'S.H.I.E.L.D.' to 'Revolution' - 10 things we learned from Upfronts 2013 and 1 thing we didn't
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ABC has so much faith in 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' it's going against TV's top show
"S.H.I.E.L.D.," the Joss Whedon-produced "Avengers" spin-off, had the biggest profile of any of ABC's pilots, and is the first major TV product of the Marvel/Disney partnership. ABC clearly has high hopes for it, but scheduling the series on Tuesdays at 8 opposite "NCIS" suggests they are convinced that an entirely new audience will come to watch it and/or that going up against "NCIS" was still preferable to facing primetime NFL games on Sunday, Monday or Thursday.