The Pro Bowl game - which saw the National Football Conference beat the American Football Conference - easily won the night with a 4.0 18-49 demographic score and 12.16 million viewers. However, this is three tenths lower than last year's coverage. The pre-game show took in 2.7/9.25m.
[Left: Julianna Margulies in The Good Wife / Right: Patrick Jane in The Mentalist]
CBS's The Good Wife was down four tenths to a new all-time series low score of 1.5 (9.35m) at 9pm.
The Mentalist fell two tenths to 1.9 (10.50m) at 10pm. 60 Minutes tumbled over a full ratings point to 1.7 (11.65m), but was the most viewed show for a non-sports programme.
On Fox, The Cleveland Show dropped a tenth from its last episode to 1.2 (2.57m) at 7.30pm.
The Simpsons dipped a tenth from two weeks ago to 2.3 (5.23m) at 8pm, while Bob's Burgers fell three tenths to 2.0 (4.12m) at 8.30pm.
Family Guy was also down three tenths to 2.9 (5.63m) at 9pm, with American Dad dropping two tenths to 2.2 (4.27m) at 9.30pm.
ABC's Hallmark movie The Makeover scored a 1.1 rating (5.19m). Last year's equivalent film achieved a 1.5 score.