DEADLINE: If ABC wanted one more season of The Middle what would be next in the Heck family narrative?
HEISLER: Our ratings have been great and ABC was very clear they did want more seasons — it was our decision to bring it to a close. And hey… I can’t tell you what’s next… gotta save it for the reboot. See you in ten years!
Source and more: Deadline
Did The Middle end too soon? Would you watch an 10th season of The Middle in ten years?