Saturday TV Ratings 10/30/21: ABC College Football Takes Second, Slipping World Series Leads the Night (UPDATED)

Ratings Analysis: Though it was down a tenth from the third game, game 4 of the 'World Series' (2.29, -0.12) was five-hundredths higher than game 2 and led the Fox network to the top of the Saturday night pack. On the college football front, ABC's 'Penn St. v. OH St.' game (1.56) annihilated NBC's 'NC v. Notre Dame' telecast (0.48). CBS had a repeat of 'Magnum PI' (0.26), an encore of 'Blue Bloods' (0.25), and a stable edition of '48 Hours' (0.33). The CW remained invisible with 'Whose Line Is It Anyway?' (0.05) and a Halloween-themed 'World's Funniest Animals' (0.07).   

Finals Update: 'World Series Game 4' (+0.6), 'College Football: Penn St. v. OH St.' (+0.3), 'College Football: NC v. Notre Dame' (+0.1), and repeats of 'Magnum PI' (+0.1) and 'Blue Bloods' (+0.1) adjusted up.



18-49 Rating/Share

Viewers (mil)


8 PMWorld Series Game 42.29/1810.51Fox

College Football: Penn St. v. OH St. 1.56/137.05ABC

College Football: NC v. Notre Dame0.48/42.35NBC

Magnum PI (R)0.26/22.21CBS

Whose Line Is It Anyway?0.05/00.45The CW
8:30 PMWhose Line Is It Anyway? (R)0.06/00.50The CW
9 PMBlue Bloods (R)0.25/22.21CBS

World's Funniest Animals Halloween0.07/10.51The CW
10 PM48 Hours0.33/32.57CBS
(R) = repeat

Share this

Related Posts

Next Post »