CBS’s “Criminal Minds” and “CSI: NY” were the number one- and number three-ranked primetime telecasts on broadcast TV for Wednesday, July 16, 2008.
FOX's "So You Think You Can Dance" was sandwiched between the two, in second place.
NBC’s back-to-back telecasts of “Baby Borrowers” claimed the 5th and 10th spots, while two Univision programs, "Al Diablo Con Guapos" (#7) and "Fuego en la Sangre" (#9), also made the top ten.
|2||SO YOU THINK CN DANCE-WED||FOX||9,010,000|
|6||BIG BROTHER 10-WED||CBS||5,756,000|
|7||AL DIABLO CON GUAPOS WED||UNI||4,657,000|
|9||FUEGO EN LA SANGRE WED||UNI||4,164,000|
|10||BABY BORROWERS 8P||NBC||4,017,000|
|Source: The Nielsen Company (July 16, 2008)|
Overall, FOX won the night -- with an average audience of 9,010,000 viewers, while CBS took second place with 7,872,000 average viewers. NBC and ABC claimed distant third and fourth places -- with 4,840,000 and 4,759,000 average viewers, respectively.