“The Big Bang Theory” made another big splash this season, but TV’s top comedy failed to tackle football.
With an 8.0 average Live + 7 Day rating in the advertiser-sought 18-49 demographic, NBC’s “Sunday Night Football” topped the CBS sitcom by a full 1.6 ratings points.
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In third place was more NBC football, with the network’s pregame show averaging a 5.6. Fox’s “The OT,” its postgame football show, was fourth with a 5.3. Any actual game runover numbers would not be counted in the dedicated recap show.
“The Voice” and “Modern Family” each averaged a 4.6 in the demo, tying for fifth.
The below ranker counts originals and reruns of all regular episodes from the 2013-2014 season. Specials would not be reflected in this breakdown.
Here are the Top 50 shows of the season (OK, so technically it’s 51 total shows ranking in 47 different positions):