The Associated Press
January 7, 2014

Nielsen’s top programs for Dec. 30-Jan. 5

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Dec. 30-Jan. 5. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership.

1. NFL Playoffs: New Orleans at Philadelphia, NBC, 34.36 million.

2. “NFL Pregame Show,” NBC, 32.7 million.

3. “NFL Postgame Show,” Fox, 27.16 million.

4. “The Big Bang Theory,” CBS, 19.2 million.

5. Rose Bowl: Stanford vs. Michigan St., ESPN, 18.64 million.

6. “Rose Bowl Post-Game Show,” ESPN, 17.45 million.

7. Sugar Bowl: Oklahoma vs. Alabama, ESPN, 16.34 million.

8. “Rose Bowl Pre-Game Show,” ESPN, 12.4 million.

9. “New Year’s Rockin’ Eve,” ABC, 12.19 million.

10. Orange Bowl: Clemson vs. Ohio St., ESPN, 11.4 million.

11. “The Millers,” CBS, 11.33 million.

12. Fiesta Bowl: Baylor vs. Oklahoma St., ESPN, 11.3 million.

13. “The Mentalist,” CBS, 10.22 million.

14. “Sugar Bowl Post-Game Show,” ESPN, 10.18 million.

15. “Rose Bowl Studio Show,” ESPN, 10.01 million.

16. “The Simpsons,” Fox, 9.74 million.

17. “The Good Wife,” CBS, 9.41 million.

18. “Elementary,” CBS, 9.04 million.

19. “Two and a Half Men,” CBS, 8.74 million.

20. Chick-fil-A Bowl: Duke vs. Texas A&M, ESPN, 8.69 million.


ABC and ESPN are owned by The Walt Disney Co.; CBS is a division of CBS Corp.; Fox is owned by 21st Century Fox; NBC is owned by NBC Universal.

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