blue bloods feb16 cbs TV Ratings: CBS wins another Friday with 'Blue Bloods' leading the chargeFast National ratings for Friday, March 2, 2012

It was another dominating effort for CBS with their formidable Friday night line-up of “Undercover Boss,” “A Gifted Man” and “Blue Bloods.”

The cop drama “Blue
Bloods” ran away with the evening scoring 11.4 million viewers. This helped CBS win the evening with a total average viewership of 10.2 million (6.5 rating/11 share). ABC (5.9
million, 3.7/6) finished second, NBC (5.8 million, 3.8/6) came in third,
FOX (2.7 million, 1.7/3) earned the fourth spot while The CW (0.96 million, 0.7/1) finished last.

CBS and ABC tied in adults 18-49 race with a 1.7 rating. NBC came in third with a 1.5 while FOX (1.1) and The CW (0.3) brought up the rear.

]]>Friday hour by hour: 8 p.m. CBS: “Undercover Boss” (9.6 million, 5.9/10)
NBC: “Who Do You Think You Are?” (7.6 million, 5.0/9)
ABC: “Shark Tank” (6.1 million, 3.7/6)
FOX: “Kitchen Nightmares” re-run (2.6 million, 1/6/3)
The CW: “Nikita” re-run (0.9 million, 0.7/1) 18-49 leader: “Undercover Boss” (2.0) 9 p.m. CBS: “A Gifted Man” (9.7 million, 6.2/10)
ABC: “What Would You Do?” (5.9 million, 3.7/6)
NBC: “Grimm” (5.6 million, 3.5/6)
FOX: “Kitchen Nightmares” re-run (2.9 million, 1.9/3)
The CW: “Supernatural” re-run (1 million, 0.7/1) 18-49 leader: Tie – “Grimm” and “What Would You Do?” (1.7) 10 p.m. CBS: “Blue Bloods” (11.4 million, 7.3/13)
ABC: “20/20” (5.7 million, 3.8/7)
NBC: “Dateline: NBC” (4.3 million, 2.8/5) 18-49 leader: “Blue Bloods” (1.7) Ratings information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change. Source: The Nielsen Company. More ratings at Zap2it: Daily, weekly and cable

Posted by:David Eckstein