According to the A.C. Nielsen Co. here are the top 10 shows for the week ending Nov. 5, their networks and ratings. (Each rating point equals 959,000 homes.)

1. ER, NBC, 24.7

2. Seinfeld, NBC, 22.0

3. Friends, NBC, 19.7

4. Caroline in the City, NBC, 18.3

5. Single Guy, NBC, 17.8

6. Home Improvement, ABC, 16.9

7. Monday Night Football, ABC, 16.8

8. Coach, ABC, 16.0

9. NYPD Blue, ABC, 15.8

10. Grace Under Fire, ABC, 15.3