About 3.7-million people tuned in to the season 7 launch. The episode that followed at 8:30 p.m. averaged 3.3-million viewers.
NBC, which also aired episodes of "Marry Me," "About a Boy" and
CBS topped the night with a rating of 2.2 in the key demo and about 15.3-million viewers. The network's three shows --
"NCIS" was No. 1 with a whopping 19.6-million viewers. With a rating of 2.8 in the key demo, the show stayed even with last week.
Its spin-off, "NCIS: New Orleans," fell 12% from last week with a rating of 2.2 in the key demo. But it was still second-most-watched in the key demo and overall with 16.1-million viewers.
"Person of Interest" was third with 10-million viewers. It rounded out the top five in the key demo with a rating of 1.6, down 6% from last week.
The show, set in 1946, is the latest small-screen venture from comic book entertainment powerhouse Marvel. Hayley Atwell reprises her role as spy Peggy Carter from the "Captain America" films. The network is also home to
With 5-million viewers, "Agent Carter" was sixth overall.
Also on ABC, "Forever" fell 9% from last week with a rating of 1.0 in the key demo. It averaged 4.6-million viewers.
ABC ended up in second with about 5.7-million viewers. It tied with
Fox experienced a boost in the key demo with help from its kids' cooking competition "Masterchef Junior."
Though down one-tenth from last week with a rating of 1.7 in the key demo, the Gordon Ramsay hosted show was fourth overall in the key demo. It pulled in about 4.9-million viewers.
The network averaged 3.8-million viewers.