'Cougar Town' Draws 2.2 Million Viewers in TBS Premiere

Debut Below Openers for 'Men at Work,' 'Sullivan & Son'
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Cougar Town premiered modestly for TBS, drawing 2.2 million total viewers Tuesday night.

The 10 p.m. debut on Jan. 8 also averaged 1.3 million persons 18 to 49 and 613,000 persons 18 to 34.

Those numbers fall slightly below the premieres of TBS's two recent comedies (despite receiving much more promotion) Men at Work -- which drew 2.65 million total and 1.63 million persons 18-49 -- and Sullivan & Son, which averaged 2.5 million total viewers, but the same 1.3 million persons 18 to 49.

Cougar Town's final season on ABC premiered to a 1.8 rating with persons 18 to 49 and 4.88 million total viewers on Feb. 14, 2012.