Katie, which just nabbed a headline-making sit-down interview with Manti Te'o and his parents, is the top freshman talk show among households and total viewers. The show also comes in at No. 6 among all daytime chat fests.
Couric, 56, jumped to daytime after five years at the CBS Evening News desk. She also co-hosted Today for 15 years.
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