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Primetime Broadcast Ratings July 14, 2008
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Primetime Broadcast Ratings July 14, 2008

CBS’s “Two and a Half Men” and “CSI Miami” were the number one- and number two-ranked primetime telecasts on broadcast TV for Monday, July 14, 2008.

ABC’s back-to-back telecasts of “The Mole” claimed the 8th and 10th spots, while two Univision programs, “Fuego en la Sangre” (#7) and “Cristina” (#9), also made the top ten.

RANK NAME NETWORK VIEWERS (P2+)
1 TWO AND A HALF MEN CBS 8,390,000
2 CSI: MIAMI CBS 7,669,000
3 HOUSE-MON 9P FOX 7,432,000
4 DATELINE NBC-MON NBC 6,316,000
5 NASHVILLE STAR NBC 5,935,000
6 HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER CBS 5,138,000
7 FUEGO EN LA SANGRE MON UNI 4,246,000
8 MOLE, THE ABC 3,599,000
9 CRISTINA MON UNI 3,045,000
10 MOLE, THE-7/14(S)-07/14/2008 ABC 2,888,000
Source: The Nielsen Company (July 14, 2008)

Overall, FOX edged past CBS to win the night — with 6,883,000 viewers to CBS’s 6,732,000.  NBC claimed third place — with 5,745,000 viewers, and Univision finished a distant fourth — with 3,926,000 viewers.