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Encore Holiday Specials on NBC Dominate Sluggish Saturday

SATURDAY FAST AFFILIATE RATINGS SCORECARD

What follows are the fast affiliate results for Saturday, December 17 broken out by network and by each half-hour.

-Total Viewers:
NBC: 3.94 million, ABC: 3.50, CBS: 3.27, Fox: 2.69

-Adults 18-49:
NBC: 1.0 rating/4 share, Fox: 0.9/ 4, ABC and CBS: 0.6/ 2 each

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8:00 p.m.

ABC – I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown (R)
Viewers: 2.81 million (#3), A18-49: 0.5/ 2 (#4)

CBS – Movie: The Big Game
Viewers: 3.23 million (#2), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#2t)

NBC – A Pentatonix Christmas (R)
Viewers: 3.56 million (#1), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#2t)

Fox – UFC Fight Night
Viewers: 2.45 million (#4), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#1)

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8:30 p.m.

ABC – I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown (R)
Viewers: 2.88 million (#3), A18-49: 0.6/ 3 (#3t)

CBS – Movie: The Big Game
Viewers: 3.16 million (#2), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#3t)

NBC – A Pentatonix Christmas (R)
Viewers: 3.83 million (#1), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#2)

Fox – UFC Fight Night
Viewers: 2.74 million (#4), A18-49: 0.9/ 3 (#1)

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9:00 p.m.

ABC – 20/20 (R)
Viewers: 3.27 million (#3), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#3t)

CBS – Movie: The Big Game
Viewers: 3.38 million (#2), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#3t)

NBC – An SNL Christmas (R)
Viewers: 3.90 million (#1), A18-49: 1.0/ 4 (#1)

Fox – UFC Fight Night
Viewers: 2.80 million (#4), A18-49: 0.9/ 4 (#2)

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9:30 p.m.

ABC – 20/20 (R)
Viewers: 3.44 million (#3), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#3t)

CBS – Movie: The Big Game
Viewers: 3.54 million (#2), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#3t)

NBC – An SNL Christmas (R)
Viewers: 4.03 million (#1), A18-49: 1.1/ 4 (#1)

Fox – UFC Fight Night
Viewers: 2.79 million (#4), A18-49: 1.0/ 4 (#2)

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10:00 p.m.

ABC – 20/20 (R)
Viewers: 4.12 million (#1), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#2)

CBS – 48 Hours (R)
Viewers: 2.96 million (#3), A18-49: 0.5/ 2 (#3)

NBC – An SNL Christmas (R)
Viewers: 4.08 million (#2), A18-49: 1.2/ 4 (#1)

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10:30 p.m.

ABC – 20/20 (R)
Viewers: 4.51 million (#1), A18-49: 0.7/ 2 (#2)

CBS – 48 Hours (R)
Viewers: 3.34 million (#3), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#3)

NBC – An SNL Christmas (R)
Viewers: 4.22 million (#2), A18-49: 1.2/ 4 (#1)

Source: Nielsen Media Research

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of the “Mr. Television” for Campaign US (www.campaignlive.com). Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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