The episode, which aired Tuesday and is titled "A Mother's Work," was watched by 5.2 million total viewers, specifically 3.5 million of adults 18-49. Combined with the encore telecast, the total number was 6.4 million viewers with 4.3 million adults 18-49.
These numbers put the finale behind the season six premiere, which aired September 10 and brought in 3.9 million adult viewers between 18-49 and was the highest-rated telecast in history of FX (Live+Same Day).
"Sons of Anarchy's" sixth season averaged 5.0 million total viewers, making it the third scripted drama in basic cable this year, behind AMC's "The Walking Dead" "Breaking Bad."
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