Cowboys-Eagles game tops Nielsen ratings

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper makes a

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper makes a touchdown reception as Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr defends. (Dec. 2, 2012) Photo Credit: AP

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Sunday's 38-33 defeat of the Philadelphia Eagles by the Dallas Cowboys was the most-watched program for the week ending Sunday, according to Nielsen. Here are the week's 10 most-watched programs, ranked by ratings point. Each ratings point equals 1.142 million homes.


1. NBC Sunday Night Football, NBC, 12.4

2. NCIS, CBS, 12.1

3. Dancing with the Stars (results show), ABC, 10.8

4. Dancing with the Stars, ABC, 10.6

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5. The Big Bang Theory, CBS, 10.5

6. 60 Minutes, CBS, 10.3

7. NCIS: Los Angeles, CBS, 9.0


8. Person of Interest, CBS, 8.9

9. Sunday Night NFL Pre-Kick, NBC, 8.7

10. Two and a Half Men, CBS, 8.6

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