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Primetime Broadcast Ratings July 11, 2008
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Primetime Broadcast Ratings July 11, 2008

CBS’s “Flashpoint” and “Numbers” were the number one- and number two-ranked primetime telecasts on broadcast TV for Friday, July 11, 2008.

NBC’s back-to-back telecasts of “Most Outrageous Moments” claimed the 6th and 7th spots, respectively.  Two Univision programs, “Al Diablo Con Guapos” (#8) and “Fuego en la Sangre” (#10), also made the top ten.

RANK NAME NETWORK VIEWERS (P2+)
1 FLASHPOINT CBS 8,131,000
2 NUMB3RS 9PM CBS 6,666,000
3 DATELINE FRI NBC 6,182,000
4 20/20-FRI ABC 5,334,000
5 GHOST WHISPERER CBS 5,279,000
6 MOST OUTRG MOMENTS 830P NBC 5,230,000
7 MOST OUTRG MOMENTS 8P NBC 4,489,000
8 AL DIABLO CON GUAPOS FRI UNI 3,868,000
9 FRIDAY NIGHT SMACKDOWN CW 3,719,000
10 FUEGO EN LA SANGRE FRI UNI 3,685,000
Source: The Nielsen Company (July 11, 2008)

Overall, CBS won the night — with a 2.3 rating and 6,692,000 viewers.  NBC claimed second place — with a 2.0 rating and 5,745,000 viewers, while ABC finished third — with a 1.4 rating and 4,004,000 viewers.