Prime time ratings as compiled by Nielsen Media Research for Dec. 1-7. Top 10 listings include the week's ranking, with rating for the week, season-to-date rankings in parentheses, and total homes.

An ``X'' in parentheses denotes one-time-only presentation. A rating measures the percentage of the nation's estimated 97 million TV homes. Each ratings point represents 980,000 households.

1. (6) ``NFL Monday Night Football: Greenbay At Minnesota,'' ABC, 16.8, 16.5 million homes

2. (2) ``Seinfeld,'' NBC, 16.3, 16.0 million homes

3. (5) ``Touched By An Angel,'' CBS, 15.8, 15.5 million homes

4. (7) ``CBS Sunday Movie: One Thousand Men And A Baby,'' CBS, 15.4, 15.1 million homes

5. (10) ``60 Minutes,'' CBS, 14.9, 14.6 million homes

6. (17) ``Dateline NBC-Monday,'' NBC, 13.5, 13.2 million homes

7. (4) ``Friends,'' NBC, 13.1, 12.8 million homes

8. (X) ``Barbara Walters Special: 10 Most Fascinating People '97,'' ABC, 13.0, 12.7 million homes

9. (11) ``The X-Files,'' Fox, 12.8, 12.5 million homes

10. (19) ``NFL Monday Showcase,'' ABC, 12.7, 12.4 million homes

10. (3) ``Veronica's Closet,'' NBC, 12.7, 12.4 million homes

12. ``20/20-Thursday,'' ABC, 12.6, 12.3 million homes

13. (16) ``20/20,'' ABC, 12.5, 12.3 million homes

14. (1) ``E.R.,'' NBC, 12.4, 12.2 million homes

15. (8) ``Home Improvement,'' ABC, 12.0, 11.8 million homes

15. (X) ``Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer,'' CBS, 12.0, 11.8 million homes

17. (18) ``Drew Carey Show,'' ABC, 11.4, 11.2 million homes

18. (19) ``PrimeTime Live,'' ABC, 11.3, 11.1 million homes

19. ``King of the Hill,'' Fox, 11.0, 10.8 million homes

20. ``Dateline NBC-Friday,'' NBC, 10.9, 10.7 million homes

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