‘Family Guy’ Episode Guide (March 12): Stewie Joins the Football Team

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‘Family Guy’ Episode Guide (March 12): Stewie Joins the Football Team

“Cop and a Half-wit” (03/12/17) – Peter helps Joe out with several crime cases, but when Joe tries to take all the credit, Peter gets extremely angry.

Meanwhile, Brian convinces Stewie to join a football team and panics when he gets a concussion in an all-new episode of “Family Guy” airing Sunday, March 12 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

“Family Guy” has racked up numerous awards, including an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Comedy Series, only the second animated series in television history to be honored with such a distinction. The series’ creator and lead voice actor, Seth MacFarlane (voice of “Brian Griffin,” “Peter Griffin” and “Stewie Griffin”), recently received a 2015 Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Voice-Over Performance, in addition to his 2014 nomination in the same category.

The show follows Peter Griffin (MacFarlane), the endearingly ignorant dad, and his hilariously offbeat family of middle-class New Englanders in Quahog, Ri. Lois (Alex Borstein) is Peter’s wife, a stay-at-home mom with no patience for her family’s antics. Then there are their kids: 18-year-old Meg (Mila Kunis) is an outcast at school and the Griffin family punching bag; 13-year-old Chris (Seth Green) is a socially awkward teen who doesn’t have a clue about the opposite sex; and one-year-old Stewie (MacFarlane) is a diabolically clever baby whose burgeoning sexuality is very much a work in progress. Rounding out the Griffin household is Brian (MacFarlane), the family dog and a ladies’ man who is one step away from AA.

“Family Guy” is a 20th Century Fox Television production. Seth MacFarlane is creator/executive producer. Rich Appel and Steve Callaghan serve as executive producers/showrunners, while Danny Smith and Kara Vallow are executive producers.

LAST WEEK’S TOP 10 BROADCAST SERIES

SeriesNet.A18-49Viewers
Source: Nielsen Media Research // 11/13/17 - 11/19/17
Sunday Night FootballNBC7.0021.06 million
Thursday Night FootballNBC4.2013.52 million
Football Nt. in America: Pt. 3NBC3.7011.40 million
This Is UsNBC2.6010.05 million
The Big Bang TheoryCBS2.6013.44 million
American Music AwardsABC2.409.15 million
Football Nt. in America: Pt. 2NBC2.407.52 million
Young SheldonCBS2.0011.83 million
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The Voice (Tues.)NBC2.009.98 million

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SeriesNet.A18-49Viewers
Sunday Night FootballNBC6.7719.04 million
Thursday Night FootballCBS4.7314.75 million
Young SheldonCBS3.8015.86 million
The Big Bang TheoryCBS3.2514.48 million
This Is UsNBC3.1811.42 million
The Voice (Mon.)NBC2.5010.72 million
The Voice (Tues.)NBC2.4010.62 million
Will & GraceNBC2.137.69 million
Grey's AnatomyABC2.178.07 million
The Good DoctorABC2.1010.86 million