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Thursday Final Ratings: NFL Network Again Earns Dominant Prime Time Victory

What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s broadcast network telecasts on Thursday, September 20:

Grey’s Anatomy (R) (ABC, 8:00 PM, 61 min.)
260 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 2.895 million viewers
• 2.0/4 HH
• 0.5/2 A18-49 (0.7/3 F18-49, 0.3/2 M18-49)
• 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.3/2 F18-34, 0.2/2 M18-34)
• 0.7/3 A25-54 (0.9/3 F25-54, 0.4/2 M25-54)
• Median age: 61.5

Station 19 (R) (ABC, 9:01 PM, 59 min.)
260 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 2.509 million viewers
• 1.8/3 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49 (0.6/2 F18-49, 0.2/1 M18-49)
• 0.2/1 A18-34 (0.2/1 F18-34, 0.1/1 M18-34)
• 0.6/2 A25-54 (0.8/3 F25-54, 0.3/1 M25-54)
• Median age: 61.4

How to Get Away with Murder (R) (ABC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
260 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 1.596 million viewers
• 1.2/2 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49 (0.5/2 F18-49, 0.2/1 M18-49)
• 0.2/1 A18-34 (0.2/1 F18-34, 0.1/1 M18-34)
• 0.4/2 A25-54 (0.6/2 F25-54, 0.2/1 M25-54)
• Median age: 58.5

The Big Bang Theory (R) (CBS, 8:00 PM, 31 min.)
255 affiliates; 88% coverage
• 7.260 million viewers
• 4.6/9 HH
• 1.2/6 A18-49 (1.4/6 F18-49, 1.0/5 M18-49)
• 0.5/4 A18-34 (0.6/4 F18-34, 0.5/4 M18-34)
• 1.8/7 A25-54 (2.0/8 F25-54, 1.6/7 M25-54)
• Median age: 60.2

Young Sheldon (R) (CBS, 8:31 PM, 29 min.)
255 affiliates; 88% coverage
• 6.303 million viewers
• 3.9/8 HH
• 1.1/5 A18-49 (1.2/5 F18-49, 0.9/4 M18-49)
• 0.5/3 A18-34 (0.5/3 F18-34, 0.5/3 M18-34)
• 1.7/6 A25-54 (1.9/7 F25-54, 1.4/5 M25-54)
• Median age: 59.6

Big Brother 20 (CBS, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
256 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 5.678 million viewers
• 3.5/7 HH
• 1.5/7 A18-49 (1.8/8 F18-49, 1.2/6 M18-49)
• 1.0/6 A18-34 (1.2/7 F18-34, 0.9/6 M18-34)
• 2.1/7 A25-54 (2.4/8 F25-54, 1.7/6 M25-54)
• Median age: 54.0

S.W.A.T. (R) (CBS, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
255 affiliates; 88% coverage
• 3.143 million viewers
• 2.1/4 HH
• 0.5/2 A18-49 (0.6/3 F18-49, 0.4/2 M18-49)
• 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.3/2 F18-34, 0.2/2 M18-34)
• 0.7/3 A25-54 (0.9/3 F25-54, 0.6/2 M25-54)
• Median age: 60.4

The Good Place (RS) (NBC, 8:00 PM, 30 min.)
241 affiliates; 87% coverage
• 2.074 million viewers
• 1.4/3 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49 (0.4/2 F18-49, 0.4/2 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, 0.6/2 M25-54)
• Median age: 59.1

The Good Place (RS) (NBC, 8:30 PM, 30 min.)
241 affiliates; 87% coverage
• 1.767 million viewers
• 1.2/2 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49 (0.4/2 F18-49, 0.3/1 M18-49)
• 0.2/1 A18-34 (0.2/1 F18-34, 0.2/1 M18-34)
• 0.5/2 A25-54 (0.6/2 F25-54, 0.4/2 M25-54)
• Median age: 58.1

Law and Order: Special Victims Unit (R) (NBC, 9:00 PM, 120 min.)
242 affiliates; 88% coverage
• 2.797 million viewers
• 1.9/4 HH
• 0.5/2 A18-49 (0.6/3 F18-49, 0.4/2 M18-49)
• 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.4/2 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
• 0.7/3 A25-54 (0.9/3 F25-54, 0.6/2 M25-54)
• Median age: 60.7

The Gifted (RS) (Fox, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
253 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 1.433 million viewers
• 1.0/2 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49 (0.4/2 F18-49, 0.3/2 M18-49)
• 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.3/2 F18-34, 0.2/2 M18-34)
• 0.5/2 A25-54 (0.6/2 F25-54, 0.5/2 M25-54)
• Median age: 52.6

The Gifted (R) (Fox, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
253 affiliates; 89% coverage
• 1.482 million viewers
• 1.0/2 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49 (0.4/2 F18-49, 0.4/2 M18-49)
• 0.2/1 A18-34 (0.3/2 F18-34, 0.2/1 M18-34)
• 0.5/2 A25-54 (0.5/2 F25-54, 0.5/2 M25-54)
• Median age: 52.8

Supernatural (R) (CW, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
260 affiliates; 87% coverage
• 0.821 million viewers
• 0.6/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49 (0.2/1 F18-49, 0.2/1 M18-49)
• 0.1/1 A18-34 (0.1/1 F18-34, 0.1/1 M18-34)
• 0.3/1 A25-54 (0.3/1 F25-54, 0.2/1 M25-54)
• Median age: 54.8

The Originals (R) (CW, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
260 affiliates; 87% coverage
• 0.389 million viewers
• 0.3/1 HH
• 0.1/0 A18-49 (0.1/1 F18-49, 0.1/0 M18-49)
• 0.1/0 A18-34 (0.1/0 F18-34, 0.0/0 M18-34)
• 0.1/0 A25-54 (0.2/1 F25-54, 0.1/0 M25-54)
• Median age: 53.6

CSI (R) (ION, 6:00 PM, 60 min.)
80% coverage
• 0.726 million viewers
• 0.5/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49
• 0.1 A18-34
• 0.2 A25-54
• Median age: 56.3

CSI (R) (ION, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
80% coverage
• 0.708 million viewers
• 0.5/1 HH
• 0.1/1 A18-49
• 0.1 A18-34
• 0.2 A25-54
• Median age: 56.8

CSI (R) (ION, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
80% coverage
• 0.998 million viewers
• 0.7/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49
• 0.1 A18-34
• 0.3 A25-54
• Median age: 59.6

CSI (R) (ION, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
80% coverage
• 1.051 million viewers
• 0.7/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49
• 0.1 A18-34
• 0.3 A25-54
• Median age: 59.3

CSI (R) (ION, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
80% coverage
• 0.900 million viewers
• 0.6/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49
• 0.1 A18-34
• 0.3 A25-54
• Median age: 56.4

La Rosa de Guadalupe (Univision, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
69% coverage
• 1.733 million viewers
• 0.9/2 HH
• 0.5/3 A18-49
• Median age: 45.6

El Rico y Lazaro (Univision, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
69% coverage
• 1.630 million viewers
• 0.9/2 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49
• Median age: 52.8

Mi Marido Tiene Más Familia (Univision, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
69% coverage
• 1.525 million viewers
• 0.8/1 HH
• 0.5/2 A18-49
• Median age: 46.7

La Piloto (Univision, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
69% coverage
• 1.079 million viewers
• 0.6/1 HH
• 0.3/2 A18-49
• Median age: 48.9

Reto 4 Elementos: Naturaleza Extrema (UniMás, 7:00 PM, 180 min.)
51% coverage
• 0.324 million viewers
• 0.2/0 HH
• 0.1/1 A18-49
• Median age: 38.4

La Jefa del Campeon (UniMás, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
51% coverage
• 0.190 million viewers
• 0.1/0 HH
• 0.1/0 A18-49
• Median age: 40.8

Exatlón Estados Unidos (Telemundo, 7:00 PM, 120 min.)
56% coverage
• 1.225 million viewers
• 0.7/1 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49
• 0.3/2 A18-34
• Median age: 45.9

Falsa Identidad (Telemundo, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
56% coverage
• 1.481 million viewers
• 0.8/2 HH
• 0.6/3 A18-49
• 0.4/2 A18-34
• Median age: 44.3

El Señor de Los Cielos VI (Telemundo, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
56% coverage
• 1.780 million viewers
• 1.0/2 HH
• 0.7/3 A18-49
• 0.5/3 A18-34
• Median age: 42.3

What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s select cable telecasts on Thursday, September 20 (with the night’s cable ranks according to households, total viewers and demo ratings in parentheses):

Live PD: Police Patrol (A&E, 8:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.815 million viewers (#42)
• 0.54 HH (#39)
• 0.23 A18-49 (#28)
• 0.18 A18-34 (#22)
• 0.29 A25-54 (#31)

Live PD: Police Patrol (A&E, 8:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.906 million viewers (#34)
• 0.62 HH (#31)
• 0.24 A18-49 (#24)
• 0.20 A18-34 (#16)
• 0.30 A25-54 (#26)

Live PD: Police Patrol (A&E, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.892 million viewers (#37)
• 0.60 HH (#34)
• 0.24 A18-49 (#24)
• 0.19 A18-34 (#19)
• 0.30 A25-54 (#26)

Live PD: Police Patrol (A&E, 9:30 PM, 31 min.)
• 0.905 million viewers (#35)
• 0.60 HH (#34)
• 0.23 A18-49 (#28)
• 0.15 A18-34 (#38)
• 0.30 A25-54 (#26)

Nightwatch Nation (A&E, 10:01 PM, 63 min.)
• 1.008 million viewers (#26)
• 0.67 HH (#27)
• 0.25 A18-49 (#23)
• 0.20 A18-34 (#16)
• 0.35 A25-54 (#18)

Dragon Ball Super (repeat) (ADSM, 8:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.478 million viewers (#75)
• 0.28 HH (#79)
• 0.18 A18-49 (#46)
• 0.21 A18-34 (#13)
• 0.15 A25-54 (#78)

Dragon Ball Super (repeat) (ADSM, 8:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.468 million viewers (#77)
• 0.27 HH (#80)
• 0.18 A18-49 (#46)
• 0.22 A18-34 (#9)
• 0.17 A25-54 (#68)

American Dad (repeat) (ADSM, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.633 million viewers (#59)
• 0.38 HH (#64)
• 0.26 A18-49 (#19)
• 0.27 A18-34 (#7)
• 0.25 A25-54 (#40)

American Dad (ADSM, 9:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.820 million viewers (#41)
• 0.49 HH (#47)
• 0.35 A18-49 (#7)
• 0.41 A18-34 (#6)
• 0.34 A25-54 (#20)

Bob’s Burgers (ADSM, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.969 million viewers (#29)
• 0.58 HH (#36)
• 0.46 A18-49 (#5)
• 0.50 A18-34 (#5)
• 0.46 A25-54 (#9)

Bob’s Burgers (ADSM, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.054 million viewers (#23)
• 0.62 HH (#31)
• 0.50 A18-49 (#4)
• 0.54 A18-34 (#4)
• 0.50 A25-54 (#8)

The Grand Hustle (BET, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.349 million viewers (#84)
• 0.23 HH (#84)
• 0.15 A18-49 (#66)
• 0.15 A18-34 (#38)
• 0.15 A25-54 (#78)

Shahs of Sunset (BRAVO, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.924 million viewers (#32)
• 0.68 HH (#25)
• 0.29 A18-49 (#14)
• 0.21 A18-34 (#13)
• 0.40 A25-54 (#12)

Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.011 million viewers (#25)
• 0.73 HH (#21)
• 0.18 A18-49 (#46)
• 0.08 A18-34 (#86)
• 0.23 A25-54 (#49)

Cuomo Prime Time (CNN, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.074 million viewers (#21)
• 0.76 HH (#20)
• 0.19 A18-49 (#41)
• 0.07 A18-34 (#91)
• 0.26 A25-54 (#36)

Cuomo Prime Time (CNN, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.903 million viewers (#36)
• 0.63 HH (#29)
• 0.16 A18-49 (#58)
• 0.04 A18-34 (#99)
• 0.24 A25-54 (#46)

College Football Prime Tulsa at Temple (ESPN, 7:25 PM, 205 min.)
• 0.728 million viewers (#50)
• 0.48 HH (#50)
• 0.22 A18-49 (#33)
• 0.18 A18-34 (#22)
• 0.27 A25-54 (#34)

SportsCenter Late (ESPN, 10:50 PM, 70 min.)
• 0.457 million viewers (#79)
• 0.31 HH (#72)
• 0.18 A18-49 (#46)
• 0.13 A18-34 (#52)
• 0.20 A25-54 (#58)

Chopped (FOOD, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.954 million viewers (#30)
• 0.58 HH (#36)
• 0.26 A18-49 (#19)
• 0.22 A18-34 (#9)
• 0.33 A25-54 (#23)

Bite Club (FOOD, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.758 million viewers (#46)
• 0.46 HH (#52)
• 0.22 A18-49 (#33)
• 0.15 A18-34 (#38)
• 0.30 A25-54 (#26)

Beat Bobby Flay (FOOD, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.838 million viewers (#39)
• 0.53 HH (#41)
• 0.24 A18-49 (#24)
• 0.14 A18-34 (#46)
• 0.33 A25-54 (#23)

Tucker Carlson Tonight (FOXNC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 2.984 million viewers (#5)
• 2.00 HH (#5)
• 0.22 A18-49 (#33)
• 0.11 A18-34 (#69)
• 0.40 A25-54 (#12)

Hannity (FOXNC, 9:00 PM, 70 min.)
• 3.602 million viewers (#2)
• 2.36 HH (#2)
• 0.29 A18-49 (#14)
• 0.11 A18-34 (#69)
• 0.53 A25-54 (#5)

The Ingraham Angle (FOXNC, 10:10 PM, 50 min.)
• 3.438 million viewers (#3)
• 2.24 HH (#3)
• 0.33 A18-49 (#10)
• 0.14 A18-34 (#46)
• 0.55 A25-54 (#4)

Snowfall (FX, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.783 million viewers (#45)
• 0.50 HH (#46)
• 0.34 A18-49 (#8)
• 0.22 A18-34 (#9)
• 0.40 A25-54 (#12)

Flip or Flop Special (HGTV, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.285 million viewers (#12)
• 0.88 HH (#12)
• 0.26 A18-49 (#19)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#28)
• 0.34 A25-54 (#20)

House Hunters (HGTV, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.583 million viewers (#10)
• 1.11 HH (#10)
• 0.31 A18-49 (#12)
• 0.18 A18-34 (#22)
• 0.39 A25-54 (#16)

House Hunters International (HGTV, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.388 million viewers (#11)
• 1.01 HH (#11)
• 0.27 A18-49 (#18)
• 0.15 A18-34 (#38)
• 0.35 A25-54 (#18)

Mountain Men (HIST, 9:00 PM, 63 min.)
• 2.180 million viewers (#8)
• 1.34 HH (#8)
• 0.33 A18-49 (#10)
• 0.18 A18-34 (#22)
• 0.52 A25-54 (#6)

The Perfect Murder (ID, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.056 million viewers (#22)
• 0.72 HH (#22)
• 0.26 A18-49 (#19)
• 0.16 A18-34 (#36)
• 0.34 A25-54 (#20)

To Catch A Killer (ID, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.206 million viewers (#15)
• 0.86 HH (#13)
• 0.34 A18-49 (#8)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#28)
• 0.46 A25-54 (#9)

All In with Chris Hayes (MSNBC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.791 million viewers (#9)
• 1.27 HH (#9)
• 0.17 A18-49 (#53)
• 0.08 A18-34 (#86)
• 0.25 A25-54 (#40)

Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 2.976 million viewers (#6)
• 2.04 HH (#4)
• 0.30 A18-49 (#13)
• 0.13 A18-34 (#52)
• 0.46 A25-54 (#9)

Last Word with Lawrence Odonnell (MSNBC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 2.327 million viewers (#7)
• 1.64 HH (#7)
• 0.23 A18-49 (#28)
• 0.10 A18-34 (#74)
• 0.36 A25-54 (#17)

Jersey Shore: Family Vacation Season 2 (MTV, 8:00 PM, 61 min.)
• 1.279 million viewers (#13)
• 0.82 HH (#15)
• 0.76 A18-49 (#3)
• 0.79 A18-34 (#2)
• 0.73 A25-54 (#3)

TNF Pre-Kick (NFLN, 8:00 PM, 23 min.)
• 3.171 million viewers (#4)
• 1.97 HH (#6)
• 1.08 A18-49 (#2)
• 0.78 A18-34 (#3)
• 1.31 A25-54 (#2)

Thursday Night Football New York Jets at Cleveland Browns (NFLN, 8:23 PM, 193 min.)
• 8.632 million viewers (#1)
• 5.21 HH (#1)
• 3.04 A18-49 (#1)
• 2.23 A18-34 (#1)
• 3.60 A25-54 (#1)

I Am Frankie (NICK, 8:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.891 million viewers (#38)
• 0.54 HH (#39)
• 0.16 A18-49 (#58)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#28)
• 0.15 A25-54 (#78)

Rachel Hunter’s Tour of Beauty (Ovation, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.023 million viewers
• 0.00 A18-49

Rachel Hunter’s Tour of Beauty (Ovation, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.008 million viewers
• 0.00 A18-49

The Big Bang Theory (repeat) (TBS, 9:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.203 million viewers (#16)
• 0.81 HH (#16)
• 0.36 A18-49 (#6)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#28)
• 0.51 A25-54 (#7)

Impractical Jokers (TRU, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.513 million viewers (#72)
• 0.32 HH (#71)
• 0.29 A18-49 (#14)
• 0.25 A18-34 (#8)
• 0.30 A25-54 (#26)

Braxton Family Values (WETV, 9:00 PM, 61 min.)
• 0.576 million viewers (#68)
• 0.43 HH (#55)
• 0.18 A18-49 (#46)
• 0.09 A18-34 (#80)
• 0.24 A25-54 (#46)

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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