CBS’s “Numbers” and “Ghost Whisperer” were, respectively, the number one- and number three-ranked primetime telecasts on broadcast TV for Friday, July 25, 2008.
NBC’s “Dateline” was sandwiched between the two, in second place. The network's back-to-back telecasts of “Most Outrageous Moments,” which claimed the 6th and 9th spots, also made the top ten.
|5||AMER FUNN HOME VIDEOS-FRI||ABC||4,640,000|
|6||MOST OUTRG MOMENTS 830P||NBC||4,362,000|
|8||AL DIABLO CON GUAPOS FRI||UNI||4,172,000|
|9||MOST OUTRG MOMENTS 8P||NBC||3,968,000|
|10||FRIDAY NIGHT SMACKDOWN||CW||3,925,000|
|Source: The Nielsen Company (July 25, 2008)|
Overall, FOX won the night with an average audience of 7,901,000 viewers, while CBS took second place with 6,780,000 average viewers. ABC and NBC claimed distant third and fourth places -- with 4,053,000 and 3,899,000 average viewers, respectively -- while Unvision came in a close fifth with an average audience of 3,717,000.