ABC’s special, Time Machine Chefs, was of low quality and low ratings. Pre-Season NFL won the night for FOX. Rookie Blue remained at its season low.

Pre-season NFL games will be skewing the preliminary ratings on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays until September.

rating show slot network last week season low series low
0.3 The Next “Orlando” series debut 9pm CW 0.3
0.3 Oh Sit! “Episode 102” 8pm CW 0.3
0.6 Saving Hope “Bea, Again” 9pm NBC 0.4
1.0 Rock Center 10pm NBC 0.5
1.1 Time Machine Chefs special 9pm ABC
1.1 Rookie Blue “Cold Comforts” 10pm ABC 1.1 1.1 (3) 1.0 (2)
1.6 Wipeout “Winners and Losers” 8pm ABC 1.1 1.2 1.2
1.7 NFL Pre-Season: Bengals at Falcons 8pm Live FOX
2.2 Big Brother 9pm CBS 1.8 1.8 1.8 (2+)
0.7 rerun – The Office “Fundraiser” 8pm NBC 2.1 2.1
0.7 rerun – Parks & Rec “The Debate” 8:30 NBC 1.6 1.6
1.0 rerun – Person of Interest “Wolf and Cub” 10pm CBS 0.7 2.4
1.8 rerun – Two and a Half Men
“Sips, Sonnets and Sodomy”
8:30 CBS 1.2 3.6 (2) 3.6 (3)
2.1 rerun – The Big Bang Theory
“The Recombination Hypothesis”
8pm CBS 1.4 4.1 2.8

sources: spotted ratings and tv by the numbers

Programming Notes

TNT renewed Perception.

ABC Family canceled Jane by Design.

The Minnesota Vikings lowered their blackout threshold to 90% of stadium capacity.

Michael J. Fox wants to return to sitcomland.


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