The second week of CBS' revamped Monday brought lifts to new
series Mom and Hostages for the first time this season, according to Nielsen
Mom, which was
picked up for a full season last week, rose 20% to a 2.4 and Hostages upticked 17% to a 1.4. Earlier,
How I Met Your Mother dipped 6% to a
2.9 and 2 Broke Girls was even with a
2.6 in its second week at 8:30 p.m.
CBS, which aired NFL football in Minneapolis,
was second overall with a 2.2 rating/6 share.
NBC again lead all the networks with a 3.8/10. The Voice fell 7% to a 4.2 and The Blacklist was even with last week's
ABC was in third with a 1.9/5. Dancing With the Stars was down 10% to a 1.9 and Castle drew a 1.9 as well, falling 14%
from last week.
Fox was in fourth with a 1.6/4, airing only a new Bones, which rose a tenth to a 2.1.
The CW, which aired NFL football in New
York, rounded out the evening with a 0.6/2. Among
18-49s, Hart of Dixie rose two tenths
to a 0.6 and Beauty and the Beast
rose three tenths to a 0.6 as well. In the net's targeted adults 18-34 demo, Dixie was even with a 0.5
and Beast rose three tenths to a 0.6.