‘This Week:’ No Stephanopoulos Success

By Brian 

Insiders continue to be surprised by ABC’s poor Sunday morning ratings. ‘This Week’ delivered its lowest ratings of the year on February 6, with George Stephanopoulos averaging only 2.490 million. With 4.1 million viewers, NBC’s Meet The Press outperformed ABC by 64 percent (and CBS by 30 percent), NBC’s press release notes. Compare This Week’s weekly ratings, after the jump…

January 30: 2.994 million
January 23: 2.669 million
January 16: 2.694 million
January 9: 2.793 million
January 2: 2.634 million
This Week averaged 2.545 million viewers in 2004