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What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s broadcast network telecasts on Sunday, August 5:

America’s Funniest Home Videos (R) (ABC, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
253 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 4.530 million viewers
• 2.6/6 HH
• 0.7/4 A18-49 (0.9/5 F18-49, 0.6/3 M18-49)
• 0.3/3 A18-34 (0.5/3 F18-34, 0.2/2 M18-34)
• 1.0/4 A25-54 (1.2/5 F25-54, 0.9/4 M25-54)
• Median age: 60.9

Celebrity Family Feud (ABC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
253 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 5.957 million viewers
• 3.5/7 HH
• 1.0/5 A18-49 (1.2/6 F18-49, 0.8/4 M18-49)
• 0.5/4 A18-34 (0.6/4 F18-34, 0.4/3 M18-34)
• 1.4/6 A25-54 (1.7/6 F25-54, 1.2/5 M25-54)
• Median age: 60.3

The $100,000 Pyramid (ABC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
253 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 4.847 million viewers
• 3.0/6 HH
• 0.8/4 A18-49 (0.9/4 F18-49, 0.7/3 M18-49)
• 0.4/3 A18-34 (0.4/3 F18-34, 0.4/3 M18-34)
• 1.2/4 A25-54 (1.3/5 F25-54, 1.0/4 M25-54)
• Median age: 59.9

To Tell The Truth (ABC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
253 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 3.724 million viewers
• 2.4/5 HH
• 0.7/3 A18-49 (0.8/4 F18-49, 0.6/3 M18-49)
• 0.4/2 A18-34 (0.4/2 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
• 1.0/4 A25-54 (1.1/4 F25-54, 0.9/3 M25-54)
• Median age: 59.1

60 Minutes (R) (CBS, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
256 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 7.539 million viewers
• 4.8/11 HH
• 0.7/4 A18-49 (0.6/3 F18-49, 0.7/4 M18-49)
• 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.3/2 F18-34, 0.3/3 M18-34)
• 1.1/5 A25-54 (1.0/4 F25-54, 1.2/6 M25-54)
• Median age: 67.8

Big Brother 20 (CBS, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
256 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 5.570 million viewers
• 3.4/7 HH
• 1.6/8 A18-49 (1.9/9 F18-49, 1.3/6 M18-49)
• 1.1/8 A18-34 (1.4/9 F18-34, 0.7/6 M18-34)
• 2.0/8 A25-54 (2.2/8 F25-54, 1.7/7 M25-54)
• Median age: 53.4

Bull (RS) (CBS, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
256 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 2.722 million viewers
• 1.8/4 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49 (0.4/2 F18-49, 0.3/1 M18-49)
• 0.2/1 A18-34 (0.3/1 F18-34, 0.2/1 M18-34)
• 0.5/2 A25-54 (0.6/2 F25-54, 0.5/2 M25-54)
• Median age: 62.8

NCIS: Los Angeles (R) (CBS, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
256 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 3.037 million viewers
• 2.0/4 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49 (0.4/2 F18-49, 0.3/2 M18-49)
• 0.2/1 A18-34 (0.2/1 F18-34, 0.2/1 M18-34)
• 0.6/2 A25-54 (0.6/2 F25-54, 0.5/2 M25-54)
• Median age: 64.1

Making It (RS) (NBC, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
241 affiliates; 88% coverage
• 1.633 million viewers
• 1.1/2 HH
• 0.3/2 A18-49 (0.3/2 F18-49, 0.3/2 M18-49)
• 0.2/1 A18-34 (0.2/1 F18-34, 0.1/1 M18-34)
• 0.4/2 A25-54 (0.4/2 F25-54, 0.5/2 M25-54)
• Median age: 59.2

America’s Got Talent (R) (NBC, 8:00 PM, 120 min.)
243 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 3.391 million viewers
• 2.1/4 HH
• 0.7/3 A18-49 (0.7/3 F18-49, 0.7/3 M18-49)
• 0.4/3 A18-34 (0.5/3 F18-34, 0.3/3 M18-34)
• 0.9/3 A25-54 (0.8/3 F25-54, 0.9/3 M25-54)
• Median age: 59.1

Shades of Blue (NBC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
244 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 2.863 million viewers
• 1.9/4 HH
• 0.5/2 A18-49 (0.5/2 F18-49, 0.4/2 M18-49)
• 0.2/2 A18-34 (0.3/2 F18-34, 0.2/2 M18-34)
• 0.6/2 A25-54 (0.7/2 F25-54, 0.6/2 M25-54)
• Median age: 62.0

One Strange Rock (Fox, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
256 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 0.782 million viewers
• 0.5/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49 (0.1/1 F18-49, 0.2/1 M18-49)
• 0.1/1 A18-34 (0.1/1 F18-34, 0.2/1 M18-34)
• 0.2/1 A25-54 (0.2/1 F25-54, 0.3/1 M25-54)
• Median age: 58.1

iHeartCountry Festival (S) (Fox, 8:00 PM, 120 min.)
256 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 1.714 million viewers
• 1.0/2 HH
• 0.3/2 A18-49 (0.3/2 F18-49, 0.3/2 M18-49)
• 0.2/1 A18-34 (0.2/1 F18-34, 0.2/2 M18-34)
• 0.5/2 A25-54 (0.5/2 F25-54, 0.5/2 M25-54)
• Median age: 58.2

NCIS: Los Angeles (R) (ION, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.717 million viewers
• 1.2 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49 (0.4 F18-49, 0.2 M18-49)
• 0.2 A18-34 (0.2 F18-34, 0.1 M18-34)
• 0.4 A25-54 (0.5 F25-54, 0.3 M25-54)
• Median age: 59.5

NCIS: Los Angeles (R) (ION, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.880 million viewers
• 1.2 HH
• 0.3/2 A18-49 (0.4 F18-49, 0.2 M18-49)
• 0.2 A18-34 (0.2 F18-34, 0.1 M18-34)
• 0.5 A25-54 (0.6 F25-54, 0.4 M25-54)
• Median age: 59.7

Private Eyes (ION, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.459 million viewers
• 1.0 HH
• 0.3/2 A18-49 (0.3 F18-49, 0.2 M18-49)
• 0.1 A18-34 (0.2 F18-34, 0.1 M18-34)
• 0.4 A25-54 (0.5 F25-54, 0.3 M25-54)
• Median age: 59.9

NCIS: Los Angeles (R) (ION, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.166 million viewers
• 0.8 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49 (0.3 F18-49, 0.2 M18-49)
• 0.1 A18-34 (0.2 F18-34, 0.1 M18-34)
• 0.4 A25-54 (0.4 F25-54, 0.3 M25-54)
• Median age: 55.8

Aqui y Ahora (Univision, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.749 million viewers
• 0.5/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49

!Mira Quién Baila! 6 (Univision, 8:00 PM, 120 min.)
• 1.215 million viewers
• 0.7/1 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49

Crónicas (Univision, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.935 million viewers
• 0.6/1 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49

Cineplex Rio (2011) (UniMás, 6:29 PM, 121 min.)
• 0.212 million viewers
• 0.2/0 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49

Cine de Las Estrellas Spider-Man (2004) (UniMás, 8:30 PM, 150 min.)
• 0.282 million viewers
• 0.3/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49

Exatlón Estados Unidos (Telemundo, 7:00 PM, 120 min.)
• 0.841 million viewers
• 0.4/1 HH
• 0.3/2 A18-49
• 0.3/2 A18-34

Falco (Telemundo, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.674 million viewers
• 0.4/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49
• 0.2/1 A18-34

Don Francisco Te Invita (Telemundo, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.010 million viewers
• 0.6/1 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49
• 0.2/2 A18-34

What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s select cable telecasts on Sunday, August 5 (with the night’s cable ranks according to total viewers and adults 18-49 in parentheses):

The Cleveland Show (repeat) (ADSM, 8:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.439 million viewers (#96)
• 0.29 HH (#92)
• 0.15 A18-49 (#95)
• 0.14 A18-34 (#72)
• 0.16 A25-54 (#95)

The Cleveland Show (repeat) (ADSM, 8:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.571 million viewers (#86)
• 0.37 HH (#78)
• 0.24 A18-49 (#57)
• 0.24 A18-34 (#29)
• 0.24 A25-54 (#74)

Bob’s Burgers (repeat) (ADSM, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.798 million viewers (#55)
• 0.50 HH (#54)
• 0.37 A18-49 (#16)
• 0.37 A18-34 (#8)
• 0.35 A25-54 (#33)

American Dad (repeat) (ADSM, 9:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.985 million viewers (#34)
• 0.60 HH (#39)
• 0.48 A18-49 (#8)
• 0.51 A18-34 (#4)
• 0.45 A25-54 (#16)

Family Guy (repeat) (ADSM, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.185 million viewers (#26)
• 0.76 HH (#24)
• 0.59 A18-49 (#5)
• 0.63 A18-34 (#2)
• 0.57 A25-54 (#8)

Family Guy (repeat) (ADSM, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.239 million viewers (#24)
• 0.81 HH (#19)
• 0.61 A18-49 (#4)
• 0.63 A18-34 (#2)
• 0.59 A25-54 (#7)

Walking Dead Season 9 Preview (AMC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.258 million viewers (#22)
• 0.75 HH (#25)
• 0.44 A18-49 (#9)
• 0.18 A18-34 (#48)
• 0.60 A25-54 (#5)

Preacher (AMC, 10:00 PM, 65 min.)
• 0.879 million viewers (#43)
• 0.54 HH (#48)
• 0.30 A18-49 (#30)
• 0.14 A18-34 (#72)
• 0.39 A25-54 (#26)

Real Housewives of Potomac (BRAVO, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.025 million viewers (#32)
• 0.75 HH (#25)
• 0.33 A18-49 (#24)
• 0.21 A18-34 (#35)
• 0.45 A25-54 (#16)

The 2000s (CNN, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.638 million viewers (#73)
• 0.43 HH (#63)
• 0.16 A18-49 (#91)
• 0.11 A18-34 (#83)
• 0.20 A25-54 (#86)

The History of Comedy (CNN, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.856 million viewers (#48)
• 0.58 HH (#41)
• 0.19 A18-49 (#77)
• 0.10 A18-34 (#89)
• 0.25 A25-54 (#69)

Naked and Afraid (DISC, 9:00 PM, 62 min.)
• 1.345 million viewers (#14)
• 0.84 HH (#17)
• 0.41 A18-49 (#12)
• 0.30 A18-34 (#12)
• 0.53 A25-54 (#10)

Ultimate Ninja Challenge (DISC, 10:02 PM, 61 min.)
• 0.688 million viewers (#67)
• 0.44 HH (#62)
• 0.20 A18-49 (#71)
• 0.13 A18-34 (#78)
• 0.27 A25-54 (#62)

Keeping Up with the Kardashians (E!, 9:00 PM, 61 min.)
• 1.364 million viewers (#13)
• 0.92 HH (#11)
• 0.64 A18-49 (#1)
• 0.65 A18-34 (#1)
• 0.66 A25-54 (#3)

Very Cavallari (E!, 10:01 PM, 59 min.)
• 0.606 million viewers (#78)
• 0.40 HH (#69)
• 0.32 A18-49 (#25)
• 0.33 A18-34 (#9)
• 0.35 A25-54 (#33)

Baseball Tonight: Sunday Countdown (ESPN, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.680 million viewers (#69)
• 0.45 HH (#60)
• 0.19 A18-49 (#77)
• 0.15 A18-34 (#63)
• 0.21 A25-54 (#82)

MLB Sunday Night New York Yankees at Boston Red Sox (ESPN, 8:00 PM, 294 min.)
• 2.746 million viewers (#1) most-watched non-Opening Night ‘Sunday Night Baseball’ telecast since Rangers-Angels (2.892 million) from June 22, 2014
• 1.79 HH (#1)
• 0.64 A18-49 (#1)
• 0.44 A18-34 (#6)
• 0.81 A25-54 (#1)

Ultimate Summer Cook Off (FOOD, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.923 million viewers (#39)
• 0.52 HH (#53)
• 0.25 A18-49 (#52)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#55)
• 0.33 A25-54 (#39)

Food Network Star 14 (FOOD, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.489 million viewers (#12)
• 0.86 HH (#15)
• 0.37 A18-49 (#16)
• 0.27 A18-34 (#24)
• 0.49 A25-54 (#11)

Beat Bobby Flay (FOOD, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.935 million viewers (#38)
• 0.56 HH (#45)
• 0.27 A18-49 (#42)
• 0.20 A18-34 (#37)
• 0.32 A25-54 (#43)

Major League Soccer New York Red Bulls vs. LA FC (FS1, 6:00 PM, 150 min.)
• 0.118 million viewers
• 0.04 A18-49

Hallmark Original Movie A Summer to Remember (repeat) (HALL, 7:00 PM, 120 min.)
• 1.658 million viewers (#8)
• 1.13 HH (#4)
• 0.22 A18-49 (#61)
• 0.15 A18-34 (#63)
• 0.31 A25-54 (#50)

Chesapeake Shores (HALL, 9:00 PM, 56 min.)
• 1.669 million viewers (#7)
• 1.14 HH (#3)
• 0.21 A18-49 (#65)
• 0.11 A18-34 (#83)
• 0.31 A25-54 (#50)

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (HBO, 7:00 PM, 115 min.)
• 0.583 million viewers (#84)
• 0.38 HH (#74)
• 0.15 A18-49 (#95)
• 0.10 A18-34 (#89)
• 0.21 A25-54 (#82)

Break (HBO, 8:55 PM, 8 min.)
• 0.620 million viewers (#76)
• 0.39 HH (#71)
• 0.18 A18-49 (#86)
• 0.11 A18-34 (#83)
• 0.22 A25-54 (#76)

Sharp Objects (HBO, 9:03 PM, 52 min.)
• 1.173 million viewers (#27)
• 0.73 HH (#27)
• 0.36 A18-49 (#19)
• 0.18 A18-34 (#48)
• 0.44 A25-54 (#21)

Break (HBO, 9:55 PM, 6 min.)
• 0.638 million viewers (#73)
• 0.42 HH (#66)
• 0.19 A18-49 (#77)
• 0.10 A18-34 (#89)
• 0.25 A25-54 (#69)

Succession (HBO, 10:01 PM, 66 min.)
• 0.730 million viewers (#59)
• 0.48 HH (#57)
• 0.20 A18-49 (#71)
• 0.10 A18-34 (#89)
• 0.27 A25-54 (#62)

Beachfront Bargain Hunt (HGTV, 8:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.517 million viewers (#11)
• 0.94 HH (#10)
• 0.29 A18-49 (#36)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#55)
• 0.41 A25-54 (#24)

Beachfront Bargain Hunt (HGTV, 8:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.588 million viewers (#9)
• 1.01 HH (#9)
• 0.31 A18-49 (#27)
• 0.14 A18-34 (#72)
• 0.44 A25-54 (#21)

Caribbean Life (HGTV, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.704 million viewers (#5)
• 1.04 HH (#7)
• 0.35 A18-49 (#20)
• 0.18 A18-34 (#48)
• 0.47 A25-54 (#14)

Caribbean Life (HGTV, 9:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.707 million viewers (#3)
• 1.03 HH (#8)
• 0.34 A18-49 (#21)
• 0.20 A18-34 (#37)
• 0.47 A25-54 (#14)

Hawaii Life (HGTV, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.706 million viewers (#4)
• 1.07 HH (#6)
• 0.32 A18-49 (#25)
• 0.20 A18-34 (#37)
• 0.42 A25-54 (#23)

Hawaii Life (HGTV, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.702 million viewers (#6)
• 1.09 HH (#5)
• 0.34 A18-49 (#21)
• 0.20 A18-34 (#37)
• 0.45 A25-54 (#16)

Time Machine (HIST, 9:00 PM, 125 min.)
• 0.815 million viewers (#53)
• 0.55 HH (#46)
• 0.20 A18-49 (#71)
• 0.08 A18-34 (#99)
• 0.28 A25-54 (#59)

American Monster (ID, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.251 million viewers (#23)
• 0.87 HH (#14)
• 0.27 A18-49 (#42)
• 0.10 A18-34 (#89)
• 0.38 A25-54 (#28)

On The Case with Paula Zahn (ID, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.326 million viewers (#16)
• 0.92 HH (#11)
• 0.26 A18-49 (#48)
• 0.10 A18-34 (#89)
• 0.37 A25-54 (#30)

Movie-Original Premiere A Sister’s Secret (LIF, 8:00 PM, 123 min.)
• 0.806 million viewers (#54)
• 0.53 HH (#52)
• 0.19 A18-49 (#77)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#55)
• 0.22 A25-54 (#76)

Ridiculousness Season 11 (MTV, 8:00 PM, 31 min.)
• 0.650 million viewers (#72)
• 0.36 HH (#81)
• 0.28 A18-49 (#37)
• 0.28 A18-34 (#19)
• 0.30 A25-54 (#55)

Ridiculousness Season 11 (MTV, 8:31 PM, 31 min.)
• 0.682 million viewers (#68)
• 0.36 HH (#81)
• 0.30 A18-49 (#30)
• 0.29 A18-34 (#16)
• 0.31 A25-54 (#50)

Ridiculousness Season 11 (MTV, 9:02 PM, 31 min.)
• 0.729 million viewers (#60)
• 0.40 HH (#69)
• 0.31 A18-49 (#27)
• 0.30 A18-34 (#12)
• 0.33 A25-54 (#39)

Ridiculousness Season 11 (MTV, 9:33 PM, 31 min.)
• 0.712 million viewers (#64)
• 0.39 HH (#71)
• 0.30 A18-49 (#30)
• 0.29 A18-34 (#16)
• 0.32 A25-54 (#43)

Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks (NGC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.863 million viewers (#47)
• 0.54 HH (#48)
• 0.21 A18-49 (#65)
• 0.18 A18-34 (#48)
• 0.30 A25-54 (#55)

Yellowstone Live (NGC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.554 million viewers (#10)
• 0.90 HH (#13)
• 0.27 A18-49 (#42)
• 0.18 A18-34 (#48)
• 0.38 A25-54 (#28)

Bar Rescue (PAR, 10:00 PM, 61 min.)
• 0.829 million viewers (#50)
• 0.50 HH (#54)
• 0.38 A18-49 (#14)
• 0.24 A18-34 (#29)
• 0.45 A25-54 (#16)

Power (STARZ, 8:01 PM, 59 min.)
• 1.326 million viewers (#16)
• 0.85 HH (#16)
• 0.56 A18-49 (#6)
• 0.39 A18-34 (#7)
• 0.66 A25-54 (#3)

TBS Prime Movie Ant-Man (repeat) (TBS, 9:00 PM, 150 min.)
• 1.272 million viewers (#20)
• 0.77 HH (#23)
• 0.49 A18-49 (#7)
• 0.28 A18-34 (#19)
• 0.60 A25-54 (#5)

90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days Countdown (TLC, 6:00 PM, 120 min.)
• 0.866 million viewers (#45)
• 0.58 HH (#41)
• 0.27 A18-49 (#42)
• 0.21 A18-34 (#35)
• 0.32 A25-54 (#43)

90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days (TLC, 8:00 PM, 125 min.)
• 1.814 million viewers (#2)
• 1.18 HH (#2)
• 0.62 A18-49 (#3)
• 0.46 A18-34 (#5)
• 0.70 A25-54 (#2)

Unexpected (TLC, 10:05 PM, 66 min.)
• 1.099 million viewers (#30)
• 0.73 HH (#27)
• 0.37 A18-49 (#16)
• 0.26 A18-34 (#26)
• 0.41 A25-54 (#24)

Claws (TNT, 9:00 PM, 62 min.)
• 1.281 million viewers (#18)
• 0.81 HH (#19)
• 0.44 A18-49 (#9)
• 0.28 A18-34 (#19)
• 0.54 A25-54 (#9)

Basketball Wives 7 (VH1, 10:00 PM, 61 min.)
• 0.944 million viewers (#36)
• 0.61 HH (#38)
• 0.42 A18-49 (#11)
• 0.32 A18-34 (#11)
• 0.48 A25-54 (#12)

Source: Live+Same Day data, Nielsen Media Research

Written by Douglas Pucci

Douglas Pucci (a.k.a. “Son of the Bronx”) has worked with Mr. Berman for more than a decade. A Bronx native, NYU graduate and once-intern for VH1's "Pop Up Video," Pucci went on to design, build and maintain websites for various non-profit organizations in his hometown of New York City. He also contributes to the sports website Awful Announcing.

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