CBS won the 18-49 demo race, while ABC drew more total viewers.
The annual showing of 'Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer' rose up slightly from last year's broadcast. 'NCIS: LA' dropped a tenth to a 2.4, while 'Person of Interest' rose two tenths to a 2.2. 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' bumped up two tenths to a 2.6, its second straight week to week increase.
'Dancing with the Stars' season finale plunged down six tenths to a 2.4, the lowest rating for a fall finale in the history of the series. 'The Biggest Loser' rose a single tenth to a 2.0. 'The Voice' dipped two tenths to a 3.0. 'Chicago Fire' recovered nicely from last week's season low, rising two tenths to a 2.1. 'Dads' set yet another new series low of 1.2, and is all but officially canceled at this point.
'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' held steady with last week's 1.5. 'New Girl' and 'The Mindy Project' both recovered a bit from last week's worrying lows, posting a 1.9 and a 1.4 respectively. With 'The Originals' back after a one week vacation, both it and 'Supernatural' returned to their old 1.1 ratings.
Key: Broadcast Network - Show Name - 18-49 Rating - 18-49 Share - Total Viewers In Millions
CBS - Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer - 3.0 - 9 - 11.30
ABC - Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (N) - 2.6 - 8 - 9.69
NBC - The Biggest Loser (N) - 2.0 - 6 - 6.61
FOX - Dads (N) - 1.2 - 4 - 3.18
CW - The Originals (N) - 1.1 - 3 - 2.38
FOX - Brooklyn Nine-Nine (N) - 1.5 - 4 - 3.69
NBC - The Voice (N) - 3.0 - 8 - 10.35
ABC - Dancing with the Stars (Season Finale) - 2.4 - 7 - 14.75
CBS - NCIS: Los Angeles (N) - 2.4 - 7 - 12.32
FOX - New Girl (N) - 1.9 - 5 - 3.51
CW - Supernatural (N) - 1.1 - 3 - 2.39
FOX - The Mindy Project (N) - 1.4 - 4 - 2.66
CBS - Person of Interest (N) - 2.2 - 6 - 11.89
NBC - Chicago Fire (N) - 2.1 - 6 - 6.91
Source: Nielsen Media Research