Ratings: 'American Idol' wins another round with the Olympics
American Idol may have defeated the Winter Olympics again Wednesday, but the Vancouver Games crushed everything else. Fox topped primetime, averaging 22.8 million viewers for the evening. NBC followed with 19.5 million viewers. CBS, ABC and The CW, which admitted defeat with repeats, averaged 6.3 million, 3.7 million, and 1.1 million viewers respectively.