Nielsen ratings

Prime-time viewership, in millions, compiled by the Nielsen Co. for the week ending Aug. 22:

1. NFL Pre-Season: Minnesota vs. San Francisco, featuring Brett Favre, above, NBC, 10.82

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2. "America's Got Talent" (Wednesday), NBC, 10.3

3. "America's Got Talent" (Tuesday), NBC, 10.19

4. "Wipeout" (Tuesday), ABC, 8.98

5. "NCIS," CBS, 8.79

6. "Two and a Half Men," CBS, 8.48

7. "60 Minutes," CBS, 8.38

8. "NFL Pre-Season Pre-Game Show," NBC, 8.26

9. "The Big Bang Theory," CBS, 8.03

10. "Big Brother 12" (Sunday), CBS, 7.73

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