Two episodes of "Cops" led FOX to a ratings victory according to the Nielsen television ratings for Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013.
FOX finished first in the ratings (1.0 in the 18-49 year-old target demographic) and second in overall viewers (2.971 million) with two new episodes of "Cops" (1.1 rating for the first, 1.2 for the second), followed by a rerun of "Kitchen Nightmares" (0.8).
CBS was second in the ratings (0.9 rating) and first in overall viewers (4.302 million) with a new "48 Hours" (0.8 rating) and an "NFL Honors" special (0.9) in which the league announced the winners of its season awards.
NBC finished tied for third in the ratings (0.6) and third in overall viewers (2.773 million) with a new "American Ninja Warrior" (0.7, last in that time slot for a non-rerun), followed by reruns of "Chicago Fire" (0.5) and "Law & Order: SVU" (0.6).
ABC was tied for third in ratings (0.6) and fourth in total viewers (2.659 million) with a rerun of "Last Man Standing" (0.6) followed by the movie "War of the Worlds."
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