CBS Fall Schedule Is A Bit Of Nostalgia, Network Puts ‘Murphy Brown’ on Thursdays, Overhauls Mondays

The Celebration Experimentation

Announcing its fall lineup Wednesday morning, its first without at least some Thursday Night Football in a few years, CBS is keeping things pretty much the same on the nights that have been working and making some big changes to its troubled Monday.

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The biggest news of all might be that Murphy Brown will land on the schedule sooner than some expected. The 13-episode order of the revival, which has even more excitement around it since the success of ABC’s Roseanne, is slotted for Thursday nights — airing at 9:30 p.m. after Mom, a full hour after The Big Bang Theory.

Monday is the only night that really

 

Monday
8–8:30 p.m. — The Neighborhood
8:30–9 p.m. — Happy Together
9–10 p.m. — Magnum P.I.
10–11 p.m. — Bull

Tuesday
8–9 p.m. — NCIS
9–10 p.m. — FBI
10–11 p.m — NCIS: New Orleans

Wednesday
8–9 p.m. — Survivor
9–10 p.m. — SEAL Team
10–11 p.m — Criminal Minds

Thursday
8–8:30 p.m. — The Big Bang Theory
8:30–9 p.m. — Young Sheldon
9–9:30 p.m. — Mom
9:30–10 p.m. — Murphy Brown
10–11 p.m. — SWAT

Friday
8–9 p.m. — MacGyver
9–10 p.m. — Hawaii Five-0
10–11 p.m — Blue Bloods

Saturday
8–9 p.m. — Crimetime Saturday
9–10 p.m. — Crimetime Saturday
10–11 p.m — 48 Hours

Sunday
7–8 p.m. — 60 Minutes
8–9 p.m. — God Friended Me
9–10 p.m. — NCIS: Los Angeles
10–11 p.m. — Madam Secretary

Written By: Tommy Lightfoot Garrett
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