Critics' Picks 2014: The Returning Shows We're Most Excited For

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Summer is officially over, which means it's fall TV time, but which returning shows are you most excited to have back on the air? We polled 17 TV critics from around the country to get their picks, and their answers are all over the map. Comedies and dramas, shows that left us with huge cliffhangers, and those that we want to see just to make sure they can still be good ... watch the video, above, to see them all, then share your own picks in the comments. We'll be posting more videos each day this week — for Worst New Show, Best New Comedy, and Best New Drama — so stay tuned.

See Yahoo TV's Rankings of New Shows by Network:
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Here's the tune-in information for all the shows mentioned:

Hannibal Season 3 premieres in 2015 on NBC.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 2 premieres Sun., Sept. 28 at 8:30 p.m. ET on Fox.

The Comeback Season 2 premieres Sun., Nov. 9 at 10 p.m. on HBO.

Parks and Recreation Season 7 premieres in 2015 on NBC.

The Good Wife Season 6 premieres Sun., Sept. 21 at 9:30 p.m. ET/9 p.m. PT on CBS.

Parenthood Season 6 premieres Thurs., Sept. 25 at 10 p.m. on NBC.

The Goldbergs Season 2 premieres Wed., Sept. 24 at 8:30 p.m. ET on ABC.

The Mindy Project Season 3 premieres Tues., Sept. 16 at 9:30 p.m. ET on Fox.

Sleepy Hollow Season 2 premieres Mon., Sept. 22 at 9 p.m. ET on Fox.

Scandal Season 4 premieres Thurs., Sept. 25 at 9 p.m. on ABC.

The 100 Season 2 premieres Wed., Oct. 22 at 9 p.m. on The CW.

The Blacklist Season 2 premieres Mon., Sept. 22 at 10 p.m. on NBC.

Sons of Anarchy Season 7 is airing Tuesdays at 10 p.m. on FX.

The Americans Season 3 premieres in 2015 on FX.

And a special thanks to all the critics for sharing their picks, in order of appearance:
Eric Goldman of IGN TV; Dan Fienberg of HitFix; yours truly from Yahoo TV; Sarah Rodman of The Boston Globe; Alyssa Rosenberg of Washington Post; Andy Swift of TVLine.com; Gail Pennington from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch; Michael O'Connell of The Hollywood Reporter; Eric Deggans of NPR; Ellen Gray of the Philadelphia Daily News; Tierney Bricker from E! Online; Maureen Ryan of The Huffington Post; Jarett Wieselman of BuzzFeed; Damian Holbrook from TV Guide Magazine; Melanie McFarland from IMDb TV; Sandra Gonzalez from Mashable; and Todd VanDerWerff from Vox.com.

Fall TV Catch-Up Guides:
The Big Bang Theory
Sleepy Hollow
The Mindy Project