Ratings: 'NCIS: Los Angeles' Season Premiere Outperforms 'NCIS: New Orleans'

But west coast "NCIS" spinoff was also coming out of an NFL-boosted "60 Minutes"

The "NCIS: Los Angeles" season premiere proved dominant over the one for "NCIS: New Orleans," according to early Nielsen data. But CBS' west coast-set "NCIS" spinoff, airing at 8, also received a nice lead-in from an NFL-boosted "60 Minutes."

NBC had Tom Brady vs. Drew Brees, but the former was totally blown out by the latter.

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Tony Maglio

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Jennifer Maas

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