'The Blacklist' and 'Sleepy Hollow' are huge with DVR users

One of the most reliable truths about TV ratings in the past few years is that the biggest scripted shows in the overnight ratings tend to be among the top performers in Nielsen's Live +7 ratings as well. That's still true -- among the biggest gainers in the initial set of Live +7 numbers for 2013-14 are "The Blacklist," "The Big Bang Theory" and "NCIS." The numbers themselves, however, are growing ever larger.Premiere week's DVR leader in total viewers added is "The Blacklist," which grew by 5.7 million people. Last year's top gainer in premiere week, "Revolution," added about 4.87 million viewers -- which would have placed it sixth in this year's rankings. Ten shows added 4 million viewers or more in premiere week vs. just two a year ago.Another change at the top of the rankings this year is the percentage by which some of the top shows grew with DVR use. In the...



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