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Fall winners and losers: 'NCIS' reigns supreme; 'Dancing with the Stars' is most-watched reality show

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2010-Fall-TV-Standings

Image Credit: Eric McCandless/ABC; Justin Lubin/Fox; Richard Cartwright/CBS; Eric McCandless/ABCWe’ve already seen the death of six new shows (Lone Star, My Generation, The Whole Truth, Undercovers, Outlaw and Running Wilde, though Fox hasn’t officially canceled the latter) as well as the departure of some old ones (So long, Medium! Looks like you’re out the door, too, Life Unexpected!) So it probably shouldn’t come as any surprise that HUT levels among CBS, NBC, Fox and ABC (that’s “homes using television”) are down 3 percent this year (from 39.7 million to 38.5 million).

Does that mean there weren’t enough good shows to watch on the Big Four this fall? Glee, Modern Family and The Good Wife fans would probably disagree, but it’s never good when so many freshman series tank before the holidays. Here’s how all the shows ranked in total viewers from Sept. 20 to Nov. 28:

1. NCIS (CBS) 21.3 million

2. Dancing with the Stars (ABC) 21.2 million

3. NFL Sunday (NBC) 20.2 million

4. Dancing with the Stars results (ABC) 18.5 million

5. NCIS: LA (CBS) 17.4 million

6. The Mentalist (CBS) 17.3 million

7. Criminal Minds (CBS) 16.2 million

8. CSI (CBS) 15.9 million

9. Two and A Half Men (CBS) 15.5 million

10. NFL Sunday pre-kickoff (NBC) 15.2 million

11. The Big Bang Theory (CBS) 15 million

12. Modern Family (ABC) 14.7 million

13. Grey’s Anatomy (ABC) 14.6 million

14. Hawaii Five-0 (CBS) 14 million

15. 60 Minutes (CBS) 13.9 million

16. The Good Wife (CBS) 13.7 million

17. Survivor: Nicaragua (CBS) 13.3 million

18. Blue Bloods (CBS) 13.25 million

19. Desperate Housewives (ABC) 13.22 million

20. Castle (ABC) 13 million

21. Undercover Boss (CBS) 12.8 million

22. Glee (Fox) 12.7 million

23. Mike & Molly (CBS) 12.6 million

24. The OT (Fox) 11.9 million

25. The Amazing Race (CBS) 11.7 million

26. CSI: Miami (CBS) 11.6 million

27. CSI: NY (CBS) 11.5 million

28. The Defenders (CBS) 11.49 million

29. $#*! My Dad Says (CBS) 11.48 million

30. House (Fox) 11.19 million

31. Bones (Fox) 11.16 million

32. Football Night in America (NBC) 10.8 million

33. Private Practice (ABC) 10 million

34. How I Met Your Mother (CBS) 9.6 million

35. Law & Order: SVU (NBC) 9.66 million

36. The Middle (ABC) 9.64 million

37. Brothers & Sisters (ABC) 9.4 million

38. Skating with the Stars (ABC) 9.3 million

39. Detroit 1-8-7 (ABC) 9.2 million

40. The Office (NBC) 9.2 million

41. Rules of Engagement (CBS) 8.9 million

42. No Ordinary Family (ABC) 8.9 million

43. The Event (NBC) 8.66 million

44. Law & Order: LA (NBC) 8.63 million

45. Cougar Town (ABC) 8.62 million

46. Family Guy (Fox) 8.60 million

47. The Simpsons (Fox) 8.47 million

48. Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (ABC) 8.42 million

49. Better With You (ABC) 7.6 million

50. The Biggest Loser (NBC) 7.55 million

51. Medium (CBS) 7.53 million

52. America’s Funniest Home Videos (ABC) 7.2 million

53. Hell’s Kitchen (Fox) 7.06 million

54. Undercovers (NBC) 7.02 million

55. Outsourced (NBC) 6.75 million

56. The Cleveland Show (Fox) 6.73 million

57. Raising Hope (Fox) 6.7 million

58. Fringe (Fox) 6.69 million

59. Lie to Me (Fox) 6.60 million

60. Human Target (Fox) 6.59 million

61. 48 Hours Mystery (CBS) 6.55 million

62. Chase (NBC) 6.52 million

63. Hell’s Kitchen Wednesday (Fox) 6.51 million

64. 30 Rock (NBC) 6.50 million

65. Parenthood (NBC) 6.4 million

66. Chuck (NBC) 6.2 million

67. American Dad (Fox) 6.08 million

68. Dateline Friday (NBC) 6.04 million

69. ABC Saturday Night College Football (ABC) 6.01 million

70. Outlaw (NBC) 5.8 million

71. 20/20 Friday (ABC) 5.6 million

72. The Whole Truth (ABC) 5.5 million

73. Crimetime Saturday 9 p.m. (CBS) 5.4 million

74. Primetime: What Would You Do (ABC) 5.46 million

75. Community (NBC) 5.4 million

76. Crimetime Saturday 8 p.m. (CBS) 5.34 million

77. The Simpsons — Sunday at 7 p.m. (Fox) 5.33 million

78. Football Night in America (NBC) 5.2 million

79. My Generation (ABC) 4.88 million

80. Law & Order: SVU — Saturday (NBC) 4.87 million

81. COPS — Saturday 8:30 p.m. (Fox) 4.85 million

82. America’s Most Wanted (Fox) 4.81 million

83. Supernanny (ABC) 4.81 million

84. Lone Star (Fox) 4.5 million

85. The Apprentice (NBC) 4.52 million

86. COPS — Saturday 8 p.m. (Fox) 4.47 million

87. Family Guy encore (Fox) 4.45 million

88. Chase — Saturday (NBC) 4.2 million

89. Running Wilde (Fox) 4.19 million

90. Grey’s Anatomy — Thursday at 8 p.m. (ABC) 4.18 million

91. Outlaw — Saturday (NBC) 4.10 million

92. Modern Family — Friday (ABC) 4.019 million

93. ABC Saturday Night College Football pregame (ABC) 4.016 million

94. The Simpsons encore (Fox) 3.9 million

95. The Vampire Diaries (CW) 3.79 million

96. Law & Order: LA — Saturday (NBC) 3.76 million

97. American Dad encore (Fox) 3.5 million

98. America’s Next Top Model (CW) 3.3 million

99. Smallville (CW) 3.29 million

100. Human Target — Friday (Fox) 3.24 million

101. House — Friday (Fox) 3.04 million

102. Supernatural (CW) 3.02 million

103. The Middle — Friday (ABC) 2.97 million

104. The Event — Saturday (NBC) 2.95 million

105. Nikita (CW) 2.91 million

106. School Pride (NBC) 2.5 million

107. Hellcats (CW) 2.3 million

108. 90210 (CW) 2.05 million

109. Gossip Girl (CW) 2.04 million

110. One Tree Hill (CW) 1.9 million