‘Big Brother’, ‘Big Bang Theory’ Headline NFL-Boosted Thursday Ratings
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CBS’s 9 PM Big Brother (1.8, 6.49M) prevailed Wednesday primetime in the demo, while the network’s 8 PM The Big Bang Theory repeat (1.2, 6.51M) topped in total viewers on a night when NFL-preseason games preempted in significant ways. Those pre-emptions include Boston and Philly for CBS, as well as major markets of NBC and ABC.

CBS's 8 PM hour, also including Young Sheldon encore (1.1, 6.02M) bested NBC's Ellen's Game of Games repeat (1.1, 4.84M) and ABC's special 20/20…

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