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Ratings: ‘Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials’ Carries CBS Across Tuesday Goal Line

NBC is runner-up with a pair of ”Chicago“ shows

CBS topped Tuesday thanks to a strong “Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials.” NBC was the runner-up in primetime with a pair of Dick Wolf‘s “Chicago” shows.

The Les Moonves-led broadcaster was first in ratings with a 1.7 rating/6 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and in total viewers with an average of 10.1 million, according to preliminary numbers. At 8 p.m. ET, the big game commercial roundup earned a 2.0/6 and 11.4 million viewers. A rerun followed.

NBC was second in ratings with a 1.5/5 and in viewers with 6.7 million. “Hollywood Game Night” at 8 p.m. ET had a 1.1/4 and 4.3 million viewers. “Chicago Med” at 9 got a 1.6/5 and 7.6 million viewers. At 10, “Chicago Fire” received a 1.8/6 and 8.2 million viewers.

The CW and Fox tied for third in ratings, both with a 1.0/3. The CW was fourth in total viewers, with 2.6 million; Fox was fifth with 2.4 million.

For the CW, “The Flash” at 8 p.m. ET posted a 1.4/5 and 3.7 million viewers. At 9, “iZombie” had a 0.6/2 and 1.5 million viewers.

For Fox, “New Girl” at 8 p.m. ET got a 1.4/5 and 3 million viewers. At 8:30, “Grandfathered” received a 1.0/3 and 2.6 million viewers. “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” at 9 posted a 1.0/3 and 2.2 million viewers. “The Grinder” at 9:30 had a 0.6/2 and 1.7 million viewers.

ABC was fifth in ratings with a 0.9/3 but third in viewers with 3 million. “Fresh Off the Boat” at 8 p.m. ET got a 1.4/5 and 5.2 million viewers. At 8:30, “The Muppets” received a 0.8/3 and 2.7 million viewers. “Marvel’s Agent Carter” at 9 posted a 0.8/2 and 2.8 million viewers. “What Would You Do?” at 10 managed a 0.7/2 and 2.3 million viewers.

Univision was sixth in ratings with a 0.7/2 and in viewers with 1.9 million.

Telemundo was seventh in ratings with a 0.6/2 and in viewers with 1.6 million.