UPDATED: Lethal Weapon opened solidly on Fox, putting up a 2.2 in viewers 18-49 while leading into the premiere of Empire, which rated a 4.1. Empire had opened to a 6.5 last season, and closed to a 4.1.
Designated Survivor opened to a strong 2.3 on ABC, after the season premiere of The Goldbergs (2.0, 11% over its spring finale) and the debut of Speechless (2.0). Modern Family rated a 2.6, up 24% from its finale, and black-ish opened at 2.0, up 33% from its May closer.
Survivor debuted to a 2.3 on CBS, up from its 2.1 season finale, while Big Brother closed to a 2.0.
On NBC, Blindspot rated a 1.3, down 19% from its season premiere, while Law & Order: SVU scored a 1.8, up 20% from the season finale. Chicago P.D. did a 1.6, up 14% from its finale last spring.
A fresh Whose Line Is It Anyway did a flat 0.3 on CW, which otherwise had repeats.