The waiting is over. Downton Abbey (8 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7) is back.
I've seen all but the final episode of Season 4, and I liked it. A lot. Yes, Matthew is dead. But life goes on. And so does "Downton Abbey."
Friday on TV ...
College football: Cotton Bowl - Missouri vs. Oklahoma State (5:30 p.m. Fox/Ch. 13); Orange Bowl - Clemson vs. Ohio State (6 p.m., ESPN)
The Carrie Diaries (7 p.m., CW/Ch. 30): Carrie receives harsh advice from Larissa.
Women's college basketball (7 p.m., P12N): Utah at UCLA
Grimm (8 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Nick and Hank investigate a Wesen with healing abilities.
NBA (8:30 p.m., ROOT): Utah Jazz at Los Angeles Lakers
Dracula (9 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Grayson revels in his invulnerability to sunlight.
Saturday on TV ...
College football (11 a.m., ESPN): BBVA Compass Bowl - Houston vs. Vanderbilt
Women's college basketball (2 p.m., BYUtv): Saint Mary's at BYU
Men's college basketball: Oregon State at Utah (2 p.m., P12N); San Diego at BYU (7 p.m., BYUtv)
NFL Wildcard games: Kansas City Chiefs at Indianapolis Colts (2:30 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5); New Orleans Saints at Philadelphia Eagles (6 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5)
Atlantis (7 and 10 p.m., BBC America): Jason enters a brutal tournament.
Sunday on TV ...
NFL Wildcard games: San Diego Chargers at Cincinnati Bengals (11 a.m., CBS/CH. 2); San Francisco 49ers at Green Bay Packers (2:30 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13)
Women's college basketball (5 p.m., P12N): Utah at USC
The Bachelor (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Meet the new bachelor - Juan Pablo Galavis.
The Simpsons (7 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): Bart teaches Homer how to pirate movies.
College football (7 p.m., ESPN): GoDaddy.com Bowl - Arkansas State vs. Ball State
Best of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Primetime Special (8 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Two hours of highlights.
The Good Wife (8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Alicia and Will face off in court.
Revenge (8 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): The Graysons try to conceal who shot Emily.
The Mentalist (9 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Several DEA agents are killed.
Betrayal (9 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): A confession rocks the Karsten and McAllister families.
Sister Wives (10 p.m., TLC): Kody and Brett rekindle their bro-mance.
Breaking the Faith (11 p.m., TLC): Zack meets with a private investigator.
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