A Christmas Carol (6 and 8 p.m., AMC): George C. Scott stars as Scrooge.
NFL football (6:30 p.m., ESPN): Chargers at Jaguars
A Charlie Brown Christmas (7 p.m., Ch. 4): 1965 animated classic.
The Sing-Off (7 p.m., Ch. 5): Groups from all three seasons perform.
American Country Awards (7 p.m., Ch. 13): Trace Adkins and Kristin Chenoweth host.
The Closer (7 p.m., TNT): Santa's entrance into Christmas Village via zip line goes awry.
Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice (7:30 p.m., Ch. 4): Lanny and Wayne race to recover classified North Pole technology that falls into the hands of a naughty kid.
Rizzoli & Isles (8 p.m., TNT): A bank manager is shot during a robbery.