Nielsen's top prime-time programs for Oct. 13-19

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Oct. 13-19. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.

1. NFL Football: San Francisco at Denver, NBC, 23.79 million.

2. ''Sunday Night NFL Pre-Kick,'' NBC, 17.76 million.

3. ''NCIS,'' CBS, 17.26 million.

4. ''NCIS: New Orleans,'' CBS, 16.14 million.

5. NFL Football: NY Jets at New England, CBS, 16.09 million.

6. ''The Big Bang Theory,'' CBS, 15.32 million.

7. ''The OT,'' Fox, 13.78 million.

8. ''The Voice'' (Monday), NBC, 13.28 million.

9. Football: Notre Dame at Florida State, ABC, 13.25 million.

10. ''Dancing With the Stars,'' ABC, 12.74 million.

11. ''Football Night in America,'' NBC, 12.61 million.

12. ''The Voice'' (Tuesday), NBC, 12.34 million.

13. ''Madam Secretary,'' CBS, 12.28 million.

14. ''Scorpion,'' CBS, 11.51 million.

15. ''60 Minutes,'' CBS, 11.39 million.

16. ''The Big Bang Theory'' (Monday repeat) CBS, 11.38 million.

17. ''Criminal Minds,'' CBS, 10.90 million.

18. ''The Good Wife,'' CBS, 10.88 million.

19. ''Blue Bloods,'' CBS, 10.70 million.

20. ''Scandal,'' ABC, 9.91 million.


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

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