MTP Wins Big With Gregory’s Debut

By SteveK Comment

TVNewser has obtained the overnight ratings from the metered markets for the Sunday morning public affairs shows.

NBC’s Meet the Press averaged a 4.1/11, well ahead of ABC’s This Week (2.9/7), CBS’ Face the Nation (2.7/7) and FOX News Sunday (1.5/4).

This was David Gregory’s first show as moderator of Meet the Press. Tom Brokaw’s final show last week posted a 5.0/13 overnight household rating.

> Update at 4:15pmET: Although MTP won in Total Viewers, it finished 2nd in the A25-54 demo in the overnight rating. ABC’s This Week had a 1.4/7 compared to a 1.3/7 for Meet the Press. The actual ratings are released on Thursday.