It turns out there’s enough to go around ratings-wise on Thursday night
. NBC has taken hold of the Thursday Night
Football package, which it shares with CBS (both of whom simulcast with NFL Network), and its fortunes on the night have grown substantially. Now with two nights of NFL, plus staples like “This Is Us
” and “The Voice
,” NBC easily won the week ending November 12 in adults 18-49, and scored its first total viewers victory of the season.
But on Thursday nights, ABC and CBS also have reason to crow in the 8 p.m. hour: “Grey’s Anatomy,” which just hit its 300th episode, remains a potent force. And “Young Sheldon
” is developing into a new hit behind “The Big Bang Theory
.” (Also in the hour, Fox’s “Gotham” and The CW’s “Supernatural
” also perform relatively respectably, although not nearly at the same level).
Later on Thursday, ABC