Tonight on the Tube: NFL Divisional Playoffs, Monk Marathon & Saturday Night Live

by Jason the TVaholic on January 10, 2009

in Tonight on the Tube

News & Notes

Get Saturday Night Live Sketches via Amazon Video On DemandOn cable tonight, BBC America has the fourth season finale of The Graham Norton Show, CMT has the season premieres of My Big Redneck Wedding and Cribs, and Hallmark Channel has the TV movie premiere of Expecting a Miracle.

In late night, NBC has a new episode of Saturday Night Live.

Prime Pick

Crusoe (NBC): New. Crusoe gets reunited with his wife Susannah and they go searching for Friday on the island and discover that someone else is alive on the island as well.

Criminal Minds (CBS): Repeat. The second episode of this season, “The Angel Maker,” replays, where the team is trying to find the connection behind a new set of killings that look the same as a killer that was executed over a year ago.

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (NBC): Repeat. In “PTSD” from earlier this season, a female Marine that was about to give birth to a child after having been raped goes missing. This causes Olivia to have to deal with her sexual assault history.

Solid Selections

Game Show In My Head (CBS): New. Two episodes play. First up is a guy from Detroit and then someone from New Jersey.

Law & Order (NBC): Repeat. In “Strike” from last season, a striking legal aid worker is rundown by a car and the detectives investigate.

48 Hours Mystery (CBS): Repeat. The cops are looking into four different disappearances to see if they have any connections.

Cable Choices

Food Paradise (Travel Channel): Repeat. The “Steak” episode replays, where you can see how they do things at some of the best steak joints in the country. Plays again later.

Childhood Memories Unwrapped (Food Network): Repeat. Some of your favorite foods and toys from childhood are profiled. Plays again later.

Unwrapped (Food Network): Repeat. See how some of your favorite “Sweet Stuff” is made. Plays again later.

Sports Notes

  • CBS has a college basketball game with Kansas at Michigan State and then after a pre-game show, the AFC Divisional Playoff with the Baltimore Ravens at the Tennessee Titans.
  • ESPN has college basketball action with Duke at Florida State early.
  • ESPN2 has college basketball action with Missouri at Nebraska early.
  • FOX has the NFC Divisional Playoff with the Arizona Cardinals at the Carolina Panthers.
  • NBA TV has the Golden State Warriors at the Portland Trail Blazers.
  • Versus has college basketball action with Utah at San Diego State.

Late Night

  • MADtv (FOX): Repeat. It’s a “Best of Politics: Special Edition.”
  • Saturday Night Live (NBC): New. Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother) hosts with musical guest Taylor Swift.
  • Talkshow With Spike Feresten (FOX): Repeat. Former American Idol contestant David Archuleta is his guest.

TV Marathons

A&E has five episodes of CSI: Miami tonight.
AMC has Death Wish, Death Wish II, and Death Wish 3 tonight.
Bravo has eight episodes of The Real Housewives of Atlanta early and later seven episodes of The Real Housewives of Orange County.
ESPN2 has eight hours of old boxing matches.
Oxygen has nine episodes of Snapped.
truTV has 12 episodes of Forensic Files.
USA has 14 episodes of Monk.

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