The DVR Skew: Delayed Viewing Brings Little Good News for Low Rated Shows Like Minority Report or Sleepy Hollow

minority-report-fox-cancelledThe final Live+7 numbers are in now for the Fall season so it is worth taking a look at how the genre shows stack up once the numbers “that matter” according to the broadcast networks have been tallied. The table below is sorted by each show’s average season to date Live+7 rating and the first thing that jumps out is the fact that if you sorted them by the average Live+SD rating then the order does not change that much. Several shows would shift by one slot or so, but the order stays basically the same. ABC’s Once Upon A Time would actually jump up two slots on the list to Number 2 if sorted by the overnight averages, meaning that Gotham and Limitless have higher delayed viewing and supposedly are performing better if you believe current net-speak. But given a choice, I would take Once Upon A Time as the most likely of the three to get another season.  Read the full article at our partner site CancelledSciFi.com.